Monument record MKS 017 - Former deer park at Monk Soham (Med)

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Summary

Deer park listed by Hoppitt, first recorded 1575 (S1)(S2). (Previously recorded as MKS Misc).

Location

Grid reference Centred TM 21 64 (1444m by 1352m) (Approximate)
Map sheet TM26SW
Civil Parish MONK SOHAM, MID SUFFOLK, SUFFOLK

Map

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Full Description

Deer park listed by Hoppitt, first recorded 1575 (S1)(S2).
(Previously recorded as MKS Misc).
Approximate location mapped, following shape of roads/field boundaries that remain consistent between Hodskinsons 1783 map (S3) and 1st edition OS map(S4), through to modern mapping, surrounding Monk Soham Hall.

Sources/Archives (4)

  • <S1> Unpublished document: Hoppitt, R.. 1992. The Development of Parks in Suffolk from the C11th to the C17th (PhD thesis, UEA).
  • <S2> Bibliographic reference: Dymond D and Martin E. 1999. An Historical Atlas of Suffolk (revised edition). Hoppitt R, 'Deer Parks 1086-1600', 66-7.
  • <S3> Cartographic materials: Hodskinson. Hodskinson map, 1783.
  • <S4> Cartographic materials: Ordnance Survey. Ordnance Survey, 1st edition 1" map.

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Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

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Record last edited

Jul 3 2018 12:19PM

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