Monument record HGH 043 - Haughley

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Indicative area of Medieval town of Haughley.


Grid reference Centred TM 0272 6214 (551m by 653m)
Map sheet TM06SW


Type and Period (2)

Full Description

Medieval town of Haughley, defined from historic maps and locations of listed buildings.
Said to have held a market more ancient than Stowmarket, becoming disused at an early date.
1227/8 market and fair in use.
1231 grant of market (S1 S2).
Defined mainly after Hodskinson's map of 1783 (S3).
Some details about the history of the castle and town (S4).

Sources/Archives (4)

  • <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.
  • <S4> Unpublished document: Palmer, K, W, R. 2000. Haughley Castle.

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Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

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Record last edited

Oct 8 2010 10:55AM

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