Monument record CHT 023 - Chilton Park (Med)

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Summary

'Chylton parke' marked on 1597 map to SE of Chilton Hall. Possible former deer park, perhaps deer park referred to in (S2). (peviously CHT Misc)

Location

Grid reference TL 89 42 (point) (Approximate)
Map sheet TL84SE
Civil Parish CHILTON, BABERGH, SUFFOLK

Map

Type and Period (1)

Full Description

Field names, such as 'Lower Park', 'Middle Park', 'Upper Park' and 'Park Pasture' (S1) suggest former park, perhaps deer park referred to in (S2).
'Chylton parke' marked on 1597 map (S3) to SE of Chilton Hall (CHT 001 & 005).

Sources/Archives (3)

  • <S1> Map: 1848. Chilton Tithe Map and Apportionment.
  • <S2> Bibliographic reference: Dymond D and Martin E. 1999. An Historical Atlas of Suffolk (revised edition). Rackham O, 'Medieval Deer Parks' , map 23.
  • <S3> Cartographic materials: Map. map, Survey and description on manor of Chilton (partly Latin), 1597, British Library Add. 70953.

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Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

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Record last edited

Sep 2 2016 4:35PM

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