Monument record BRR 007 - Felton's Manor (site of)

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Grid reference Centred TL 7700 6385 (154m by 144m)
Map sheet TL76SE


Type and Period (2)

Full Description

Moat. Unoccupied. N & E sides dry, W side wet. Sub rectangular. Causeway on N side. E of Felton's Farm (identified with Felton's Manor)(S1). Marked as `Scitus manerii de Feltons', i.e. the site of Felton's Manor on a map of 1597 (S2)(S3).

Half of moat remains.
1274 Sir A. de Creeting owns 240 acres arable land, 1 1/2 acres meadow, 1/2 pasture, 23 acres wood, 1 windmill.
1356 Sir T. de Felton owns.
Circa 1396 Sir J. Curson owns. Linked to HNV.
1575 Sir C. Heigham owns, absorbed by main manor.

Sources/Archives (6)

  • <S1> Index: OS. OS Card. OS, card TL76SE5 (ill).
  • <R1> Bibliographic reference: Copinger W A. Manors of Suffolk. Copinger W A, Manors of Suffolk, 7, 1911, 10.
  • <S2> (No record type): Gage J, Hist & Antiqs of Suff Thingoe Hundred, 1838, 16 + map facing.
  • <S3> (No record type): Suffolk Record Office, Bury 862/3, copy 1779 of a map of 1597.
  • <S4> Suffolk County Historic Environment Record: Suffolk County Council Sites and Monuments Record: Felton's Manor.
  • <S5> Digital archive: Historic England. National Record Of the Historic Environment.

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  • None recorded

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Record last edited

Oct 25 2021 12:35PM

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