Monument record GFD 029 - Possible site of Glemsford Manor

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Possible site of Glemsford Manor.


Grid reference Centred TL 824 480 (115m by 84m)
Map sheet TL84NW


Type and Period (1)

Full Description

Possible site of Glemsford Manor, current building situated on the site is 'clockhouse farm'. Given 'in frankalmoign to the Bishop of Ely' in 1361. Alienated to the crown in 1600. Owned in the 18th century by John Moore and in 1834 by John Wright (S1) (S2) (S3).

Sources/Archives (3)

  • <S1> Monograph: Glass, K.W. 1962. A Short History of Glemsford.
  • <S2> Monograph: Richard, F.H. 1946. Glemsford.
  • <S3> Bibliographic reference: Copinger W A. Manors of Suffolk. Vol 1, 1905.

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Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

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Record last edited

Feb 15 2016 4:47PM

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