Monument record HRK 003 - St Clements Chapel (Med) (BACKLOG)

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St Clements Chapel (site of).


Grid reference Centred TM 1990 3343 (51m by 50m)
Map sheet TM13SE


Type and Period (2)

Full Description

St Clements Chapel (site of). Possibly one of two churches in Harkstead. Recorded in Domesday Book (S2). Note dedication is seen as probably Viking in origin.
Sited at given NGR on OS 1st ed 1" and 1;2500 maps. For complex of enclosure (?) cropmarks see undated entry.
In 1540 grant made "to Sir Percival Harte, of all the possessions of this parish of the late Monastery of Dartford, Kent" (S1)(R1). Mentioned in will of John Elys of January 1528 (S2)(R2) and in other C16 wills (see S2).

Sources/Archives (7)

  • --- Article in serial: Brown, A., Martin, E.A. & Plouviez, J.. 2012. Archaeology in Suffolk 2011. XXXXII (4).
  • <R1> (No record type): Barker, H.R.. Barker H R, East Suffolk, 1908-1909, 223.
  • <M1> (No record type): APs: McMasters Mrs I.
  • <S1> Index: OS. OS Card. OS, card TM13SE1.
  • <M1> Unpublished document: Suffolk Archaeological Service. Parish file. (S2).
  • <S2> Unpublished document: Letter. Laverton S, to Dr J Blatchly, November 2001.
  • <R2> Bibliographic reference: Miscellaneous Bibliographic reference. Will Book J, folio 93, SRO (Ipswich).

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Record last edited

Mar 9 2016 3:35PM

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