Monument record MWN 003 - Church of St Mary

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Summary

A church plus 30 acres & 1.5 acres meadow are listed at Monewden in the Domesday survey of 1086.

Location

Grid reference Centred TM 2390 5853 (73m by 67m) (Centred on)
Map sheet TM25NW
Civil Parish MONEWDEN, SUFFOLK COASTAL, SUFFOLK

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Type and Period (2)

Full Description

A church plus 30 acres & 1.5 acres meadow are listed at Monewden in the Domesday survey of 1086.
Church of St Mary. Consists of chancel, nave, S porch & W tower. Norman: Two small windows in nave.
C14: Main structure including tower.
C16: S porch.
1643: Visited by William Dowsing.
1906: Restoration (S1).
1993: Watching brief revealed 19th and 20th century pottery sherds and a few small fragments of bone (possibly human) (S2).

Sources/Archives (2)

  • <S1> (No record type): Goult W, A Survey of Suffolk Parish History: E Suffolk, I-Y, 1990.
  • <S2> Unpublished document: Newman J. 1993. Watching brief - St Mary's Church, Monewden.

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Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

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Related Events/Activities (1)

Record last edited

Jul 8 2015 3:56PM

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