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© Mr Luke Barber

IoE Number: 466450
Location: PRECINCT WALL ON SOUTH TO EAST OF SHIRE HALL (SHIRE HALL NOT INCLUDED), ABBEY PRECINCTS
  BURY ST EDMUNDS, ST EDMUNDSBURY, SUFFOLK
Photographer: Mr Luke Barber
Date Photographed: 30 July 2003
Date listed: 07 August 1952
Date of last amendment: 30 October 1997
Grade I

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BURY ST EDMUNDS TL8563NE ABBEY PRECINCTS 639-1/11/119 Precinct wall on south, to east of 07/08/52 Shire Hall (Shire Hall not included) (Formerly Listed as: ABBEY PRECINCTS Precinct Walls) GV I An interrupted stretch of Precinct wall to the east of Shire Hall (not included) and at the southern end of the Precinct. C12. In flint, part coursed, part random. At the west end approximately 9 metres are at a higher level and partly form the rear wall of St Margaret's (qv), being a continuation of the section of wall which runs through that building. Its lower stages are in good coursed flint. The remainder of the wall, approximately 78 metres in total length, is in 3 sections, partly of coursed flint, all approx 3 metres high, interrupted by a short section of C20 brick replacement, a later archway and a narrow roadway. Parts have been extensively restored.

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