Record Details

NHER Number:4829
Type of record:Monument
Name:Site of St Edmund's Church, Foulden

Summary

St Edmund's church was the mother church of All Saints (NHER 4826). It was probably abandoned by 1550 because of its location some distance from the village. Very little is left of the building. Several lumps of flint masonry have been recorded at the site.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:TL 7548 9882
Map Sheet:TL79NE
Parish:FOULDEN, BRECKLAND, NORFOLK

Full description

Ordnance Survey Antiquity.
E. Rose (NAU).

Removed from list of listed buildings 1985 as demolished.
Information from Norfolk County Council.
E. Rose (NAU), 4 April 1986.

Monument Types

  • CHURCH (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)

Associated Finds - none

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---Monograph: Batcock, N. 1991. The Ruined and Disused Churches of Norfolk. East Anglian Archaeology. No 51. Microfiche 5:G12. No 119; p 53.
---Record Card: Ordnance Survey Staff. 1933-1979?. Ordnance Survey Record Cards. TL 79 NE 1 [4].
---Record Card: NAU Staff. 1974-1988. Norfolk Archaeological Index Primary Record Card.
---Record Card: Clarke, R. R. and NCM Staff. 1933-1973. Norwich Castle Museum Record Card - Medieval. Foulden.
---Secondary File: Secondary File.

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