Monument record HTC 038 - Savornes Tenement (PMed)
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|Grid reference||Centred TL 9983 5390 (23m by 26m)|
|Civil Parish||HITCHAM, BABERGH, SUFFOLK|
Type and Period (2)
Savornes Tenement. A copyhold cottage with a small piece of land called Salyns, Savens, Savins or Savornes is documented in the Hitcham manor court rolls from at least 1594 (the earlier court rolls are missing)(S1). Shown as a narrow yard with a barn-shaped building on the 1839 Hitcham Tithe Map and recorded in the 1840 Apportionment as `cottage & garden, 1 rood' (S2). Yard but no building shown on OS 6in scale map of 1905. Yard now gone. Dense scatter of burnt clay, brick, tile, some 6 to 7m across observed when a strip was excavated across the site for a new water main 1993. Also recovered were sherds of Med and PMed pottery, a fragment of a lead window came, glass, clay pipe stems, oyster and mussell shells (S3).
- <M1> SSF50072 Unpublished document: Suffolk Archaeological Service. Parish file. Parish file: Field & Finds report forms.
- <S1> SSF7511 Unpublished document: Hitcham Manor documents. Hitcham manor documents, SRO (Bury) 392/16 and HA518/2/4.
- <S2> SSF7508 Map: 1839/40. Hitcham Tithe Map and Apportionment. Hitcham Tithe Map & Apportionment, SRO (Bury) T147A/1,2.
- <S3> SSF19361 (No record type): SAU, Martin E & Boulter S, field and finds report forms, 1993.
- None recorded
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Record last edited
Aug 11 2016 10:23AM