Monument record AKE 007 - Church of St Mary's

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A church is recorded in Akenham in the Domesday survey.


Grid reference Centred TM 1478 4883 (53m by 67m)
Map sheet TM14NW


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Full Description

Church of St Mary's. A half and '3 parts' of a church are recorded in Akenham in the Domesday survey. This could include the church in the parish of Claydon (which has no documented Domesday churches) (S4).
St Mary's consists of a chancel, S chapel, nave, S porch, & SW tower. Norman window in N wall, C13 chancel, C14 nave & tower, C16 S aisle, mid C17 S chapel. Made redundant in 1976 (S1). Further details in (S2)(S3).

Sources/Archives (4)

  • <S1> (No record type): Goult W, A Survey of Suffolk Parish History: E Suffolk, 1, 1990.
  • <S2> Bibliographic reference: Cautley H M. 1975. Suffolk Churches. 216.
  • <S3> Bibliographic reference: Pevsner N & Radcliffe E. 1974. The Buildings of England: Suffolk. 71.
  • <S4> Bibliographic reference: Dymond D and Martin E. 1999. An Historical Atlas of Suffolk (revised edition). Scarfe N, Domesday Churches.

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Record last edited

Sep 23 1993 12:00AM

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