Record Details

NHER Number:22186
Type of record:Monument
Name:Medieval church font, at Dairy Farm

Summary

The 13th century font from Thorpe church ruins (NHER 10115) has been built into a 19th century garden wall here.

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Location

Grid Reference:TM 2382 9661
Map Sheet:TM29NW
Parish:SAXLINGHAM NETHERGATE, SOUTH NORFOLK, NORFOLK

Full description

Font, reused at Dairy Farm.
Font from Thorpe church ruins (NHER 10115). Described as plain inverted type, probably dating to around 1200. Now built into 19th century garden wall at southeast corner, with base inside and possibly other reused stonework.
E. Rose (NAU) 10 February 1986.

Monument Types

  • FONT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)

Associated Finds

  • ARCHITECTURAL FRAGMENT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)

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