Monument record WKM 026 - Wickham Market

Please read our .

Summary

Indicative area of Medieval town of Wickham Market.

Location

Grid reference Centred TM 3023 5616 (661m by 1054m)
Map sheet TM35NW
Civil Parish WICKHAM MARKET, SUFFOLK COASTAL, SUFFOLK

Map

Type and Period (2)

Full Description

Medieval town of Wickham Market, defined from historic maps and locations of listed buildings.
1086, population 25, 8 pigs, 30 sheep.
1268/69 grant for fair and market (S1, S2).
Area slightly enlarged (CP, 22 June 2011) after Hodskinson's map of 1783 (S3).

Sources/Archives (3)

  • <S1> Bibliographic reference: Dymond D and Martin E. 1999. An Historical Atlas of Suffolk (revised edition). Scarfe N, 'Medieval and Later Markets', 76-7.
  • <S2> Bibliographic reference: Goult W. 1990. A Survey of Suffolk Parish History.
  • <S3> Cartographic materials: Hodskinson. Hodskinson map, 1783.

Finds (0)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Related Monuments/Buildings (0)

Related Events/Activities (0)

Record last edited

Jun 22 2011 10:55AM

Comments and Feedback

Do you have any more information about this record? Please feel free to comment with information and photographs, or ask any questions, using the "Disqus" tool below. Comments are moderated, and we aim to respond/publish as soon as possible.