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Flitcham Saint Mary the Virgin Church.
Flitcham Saint Mary the Virgin Church.



Flitcham Saint Mary the Virgin Church, Flitcham or Flicham, homeland where flithes of bacon are produced, flicce (flitch) + ham (homestead). With porch, nave and central tower and ruined end. The Church is said to hold the remains of another older church of 7th century church Saint Felix. the tower is of saint Mary's is of Norman origin, it is most appealing with its filled in arcading as shown on image 4. Made of Norfolk flint and as I said partly in ruins, the transept dates from the late 13th century, has a south window with Y tracery, as shown on Parts and Styles of a church Page. There is a  plate, Flitcham had a Priory, that was Augustinian and founded from Walsingham. it was 1217. The monastry was founded by Sir Robert Aiguillon in the reign of King Henry III (1251) Some state that Damiette de Flitcham was the foundress, but it appears that this lady only gave the manor of Snoring in Flitcham to Walsingham Priory, to which the Flitcham monastry was a cell. Flitcham Saint Mary the Virgin Church, Nave with south aisle, tower with 1 bell, south transept (in ruins), chancel taken down to foundations, and south porch. The south transept  and chancel are in ruins. The only thing remaining of interest is the Norman central tower with its blocked-up arcading in middle stage. Porch, nave and central tower. The site of this church is said to have contained a church built in the 7th century by Saint Felix. The south transept and the chancel are in ruins. The only thing remaining of interest is the Norman central tower with its blocked up arcading in the middle stage.

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Flitcham Saint Mary the Virgin Church.
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Flitcham Saint Mary the Virgin Church.
Flitcham Saint Mary the Virgin Church.
Flitcham Saint Mary the Virgin Church.
Flitcham Saint Mary the Virgin Church.
Flitcham Saint Mary the Virgin Church.
Flitcham Saint Mary the Virgin Church.
Flitcham Saint Mary the Virgin Church.
Flitcham Saint Mary the Virgin Church.
Flitcham Saint Mary the Virgin Church.
Flitcham Saint Mary the Virgin Church.
Flitcham Saint Mary the Virgin Church.
Flitcham Saint Mary the Virgin Church.
Flitcham Saint Mary the Virgin Church.
Flitcham Saint Mary the Virgin Church.
Flitcham Saint Mary the Virgin Church.
Flitcham Saint Mary the Virgin Church.
Flitcham Saint Mary the Virgin Church.
Flitcham Saint Mary the Virgin Church.
Flitcham Saint Mary the Virgin Church.
Flitcham Saint Mary the Virgin Church.
Flitcham Saint Mary the Virgin Church.
Flitcham Saint Mary the Virgin Church.
Flitcham Saint Mary the Virgin Church.
Flitcham Saint Mary the Virgin Church.
Flitcham Saint Mary the Virgin Church.
Flitcham Saint Mary the Virgin Church.
Flitcham Saint Mary the Virgin Church.
Flitcham Saint Mary the Virgin Church.
Flitcham Saint Mary the Virgin Church.
Flitcham Saint Mary the Virgin Church.