|Type of record:||Monument|
|Name:||Deserted Late Saxon settlement of Walsingham|
The deserted Late Saxon settlement of Walsingham is mentioned in documents as early as 1046, and is recorded as having a church in Domesday Book. The exact site of the settlement is unknown.
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Mentioned in Domesday Book as Walsincham, in 1046 as Walsingham, and in wills of about 1060.
See notes in file.
Domesday Book records the village as having a church.
E. Rose (NLA) 6 February 1996.
- CHURCH (Late Saxon - 851 AD to 1065 AD)
- DESERTED SETTLEMENT (Late Saxon - 851 AD to 1065 AD)
- DESERTED SETTLEMENT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
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Sources and further reading
|---||Record Card: NAU Staff. 1974-1988. Norfolk Archaeological Index Primary Record Card. |
|---||Secondary File: Secondary File. |
|<S1>||Publication: Ekwall, E.. 1960. Dictionary of English Placenames. 4th edition. |
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