Monument record SLD 004 - Church of King Charles the Martyr (Med)

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Church of King Charles the Martyr.


Grid reference Centred TM 0035 6022 (54m by 67m)
Map sheet TM06SW


Type and Period (2)

Full Description

Church of King Charles the Martyr.
There are no recorded Domesday churches for the parish of Shelland, but it is thought to be one of two churches documented for the parish of Harleston (S2).
Church mainly of 1767 (Pevsner) but some fragments probably Med: NW and SW quoins and also possible lancet windows. All re-used, not in situ. Isolated, central to S edge of green.
Shelland listed as a chapel of Haule (Haughley) in 1254 (S1). See also PMed.

Sources/Archives (3)

  • <S1> (No record type): The Norwich Taxation of 1254, REv Wm Hudson `Norfolk & Norwich Archaeological Society, Vol XVII, 82.
  • <M1> Unpublished document: Church File. Church index:.
  • <S2> 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

Jun 13 1995 12:00AM

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