Monument record BAW 032 - Church of St Mary

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Church of St Mary.


Grid reference Centred TM 3465 4011 (96m by 89m) (Centred on)
Map sheet TM34SW


Type and Period (3)

Full Description

Church of St Mary. `Very broad W tower of the C14. The top is missing. W window with cusped intersecting tracery. No bell-openings. The church was largely burnt down in 1842 and rebuilt on a reduced scale. The N and S arcades, now in the outer walls, were of the C13 - alternating octagonal and circular piers with moulded capitals (S1).
December 1986: 1 Med sand-tempered sherd (and ?Preh flint flake) found at base of tree stump next to N wall at TM 3465 4004 (S2).

Sources/Archives (3)

  • <S1> Bibliographic reference: Pevsner N & Radcliffe E. 1974. The Buildings of England: Suffolk. Pevsner N & Radcliffe E, Suffolk, 1974 (1988 ed), 90.
  • <M1> Unpublished document: Suffolk Archaeological Service. Parish file. Parish file: (S2).
  • <S2> Unpublished document: Burrows-Ellis R & J. 1990. Bawdsey sites and monuments. Burrows-Ellis R & J, `Bawdsey sites & monuments', ms, unpublished, circa 1990.

Finds (1)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

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Record last edited

Apr 30 1991 12:00AM

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