Monument record BYG 001 - The Hall

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Scheduled Monument - Moat.


Grid reference Centred TL 674 530 (188m by 221m)
Map sheet TL65SE


Type and Period (1)

Full Description

Moat. Large, rectangular, dry, unoccupied. S of church (adjoining)(S1). Surveyed 1983, see (S2).
9/2/2001: Scheduled, detail in (S3).

Likely location for Great Bradley manor due to remains of moat and location near village church. (S5)

1066 manor of 7 carucates held by Ulf, a thane.
1086 manor of 7 carucates belonged to Robert of Tosney and held by him.
1088 Held by Robert de Todeni, Lord of Belvoir castle.
C12th/13th Dispute of ownership by Bigot family.
C14th H. de Lopham owns.
1305 Granted to Sir J. Boteturte.
1390 Sir H. Burnell owns.
1524 B. Brokes by owns.
1609 Sir J. Peyton linked to WIX.
1764 T. Brand, Lord Dacre owns.
1851 Lordship, by Royal Licence, authgorised to take surname and arms of Trevor.
1909 2nd Viscount Hampden owns. (S5)

Sources/Archives (7)

  • <M1> Scheduling record: English Heritage. Scheduled Ancient Monument file. (S3).
  • <S1> Index: OS. OS Card. OS, card TL65SE1.
  • <S2> (No record type): JHDAG, 3, 1984, (3), 140-1, 155.
  • <S3> Unpublished document: English Heritage. Scheduling Information.
  • <S4> Photograph: Air Photographs. NAU, TL 674 532, JEF 11-12, 24 July 1992.
  • <S5> Suffolk County Historic Environment Record: Suffolk County Council Sites and Monuments Record: Great Bradley.
  • <S6> Digital archive: Historic England. National Record Of the Historic Environment.

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Record last edited

Sep 27 2021 9:36AM

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