Monument record SUY 032 - Church of St Gregory (Sax)

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St Gregory's C14 collegiate church - see Med, on site of earlier Med and Saxon churches.


Grid reference Centred TL 8706 4148 (100m by 111m) (Centred on)
Map sheet TL84SE


Type and Period (3)

Full Description

St Gregorys C14 collegiate church - see Med, on site of earlier Med and Saxon churches. Reputedly based on a church dating to circa AD 780 (S1)(R1). `About the year 970 Atheric gave one moiety of a hospital he had founded to St Gregory's in Sudbury' (S2).
Hermit, J Levynton (+Ric. Appelby?) in St Gregory's Churchyard in Sudbury 1433 parish (S3)(R2).
Scarfe records this as a Domesday Minster (S4).

Sources/Archives (7)

  • <R1> (No record type): Stiff Rev D, letter to P Woods (Architects), 11 July 1991.
  • <S1> (No record type): Woods P, letter to R Halsey, English Heritage, 16 July 1991.
  • <M1> Unpublished document: Suffolk Archaeological Service. Parish file. (S1).
  • <S2> Bibliographic reference: Barker, H. R.. 1907. West Suffolk Illustrated. 339.
  • <R2> Bibliographic reference: Suffolk Institute of Archaeology. Proceedings of the Suffolk Institute of Archaeology. B.11.141; VIII, p xxvii.
  • <S3> Bibliographic reference: Miscellaneous Bibliographic reference. Clay R M, The Hermits and Anchorites of England, 1914, 248-9.
  • <S4> Bibliographic reference: Dymond D and Martin E. 1999. An Historical Atlas of Suffolk (revised edition). Scarfe N, 'Domesday Churches', 3rd ed, 1999, map 21.

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Record last edited

Apr 24 2001 12:00AM

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