Monument record SBT 016 - Church of St Peter

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Summary

A church (or two churches, Domesday Vill of Wrabetuna also listed as having church) is recorded in Sibton in the Domesday Survey of 1086.

Location

Grid reference Centred TM 3674 6954 (127m by 74m) (Centred on)
Map sheet TM36NE
Civil Parish SIBTON, SUFFOLK COASTAL, SUFFOLK

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Full Description

A church (or two churches, Domesday Vill of Wrabetuna also listed as having church) is recorded in Sibton in the Domesday Survey of 1086. Church of St Peter. Consists chancel, N chapel, nave, N aisle, S porch, W tower.
C12 - See Peasenhall Church/Chapel (PSH 008). Very late C12 S doorway and N doorway. C13 N arcade with circular piers (possibly from Abbey, SBT 002). Circa 1400 tower (originally with spire). C14/C15 main structure. 1825/1872 Restoration. Chancel rebuilt (S1- S3).
July 1998: Trial excavation of west end of nave to establish degree of Victorian disturbance to floor levels. Med levels probably disturbed - report in church file (S4).

Sources/Archives (6)

  • <S1> Bibliographic reference: Cautley H M. 1975. Suffolk Churches. 346/347.
  • <M1> Unpublished document: Church File. Excavation Report.
  • <S2> Bibliographic reference: Pevsner N & Radcliffe E. 1974. The Buildings of England: Suffolk. 419/420.
  • <M2> Unpublished document: Suffolk Archaeological Service. Parish file. (S4).
  • <S3> Monograph: Goult, W.. 1990. A Survey of Suffolk Parish History: E Suffolk, I-Y. Goult W, A Survey of Suffolk Parish History: E Suffolk, I-Y, 1990.
  • <S4> Excavation archive: Suffolk Archaeological Service. Excavation Report. SAU, Carr R D, Observation Record, 1998.

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Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

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Related Events/Activities (2)

Record last edited

Feb 10 2020 2:16PM

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