Monument record SSA 005 - Church of St Andrew

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Summary

Church and churchyard of St Andrew.

Location

Grid reference Centred TM 3578 6015 (67m by 65m) (Centred on)
Map sheet TM36SE
Civil Parish STRATFORD ST ANDREW, SUFFOLK COASTAL, SUFFOLK

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Type and Period (4)

Full Description

Church of St Andrew. Consists of chancel, nave, early vestry, S porch, W tower.
Norman nave though not mentioned in Domesday Survey.
C14 chancel. 1643/4 visited by William Dowsing.
1870 restoration (S1)(R1)(R2). Further details (site visits, descriptions etc) in parish file.
2002: Report of the development and history of the Church including a documentary report by Tony Brean see (S2).
2004: Monitoring of groundworks identified 140 graves , 22 skeletons that would have been disturbed were lifted and re-buried. Recording of architectural details confirmed that the church had Norman origins (S3).

Sources/Archives (6)

  • <R1> Bibliographic reference: Cautley H M. 1975. Suffolk Churches. Cautley H M, Suffolk Churches.
  • <M1> Unpublished document: Suffolk Archaeological Service. Parish file. Reports, notes.
  • <S1> (No record type): Goult W, A Survey of Suffolk Parish History, E Suffolk I-Y, 1990.
  • <R2> Bibliographic reference: Pevsner N & Radcliffe E. 1974. The Buildings of England: Suffolk. Pevsner N, The Counties of England, Suffolk.
  • <S2> Unpublished document: Wardle, P.. 2002. An Archaeological Assessment of Stratford St Andrew's Church.
  • <S3> Unpublished document: Gill D. 2007. Archaeological Monitoring Report, St Andrew's Church, Stratford St. Andrew.

Finds (2)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Related Monuments/Buildings (0)

Related Events/Activities (2)

Record last edited

Feb 23 2013 8:58AM

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