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Hidden East Anglia:

Landscape Legends of Eastern England

                                                                                                                           

 

Latest updates added Jan 29th 2020:

Cambridge, Cambs - secret tunnel
Geldeston, Norfolk - skeleton in the pond
Great Yarmouth, Norfolk - 'stone cairn' treasure
Kirby Bedon, Norfolk - added new legend to 'walking statues' tale
Maldon, Essex - secret tunnel
Thetford, Norfolk - cursed cross
Added to Other Notable Wells & Springs: North Pickenham
Added to the Stone Index: Hadleigh, Methwold, Reedham

 

 

Latest updates added July 22nd 2019:

Great Bealings, Suffolk - devil legend
Salthouse, Norfolk - secret tunnel
Stratford St. Mary, Suffolk - haunted crossroads
Watton, Norfolk - secret tunnel
Weybourne, Norfolk - cursed field, Dead Man's Hill
Added to the Stone Index: Stody
Removed glacial erratics at Sheringham from the Stone Index, as turned out to be same as the 'Cock-crow Stones' in the Gazetteer, but added extra info on legend.

Also removed glacial erratic at Mettingham, as now known to be simply small rocks used in facing at corner of church.

Moved Woodbridge secret tunnel to Great Bealings, where it should have been.
Shuckland:
Wickford, Essex - added legend
 
Checked all external links, & repaired/deleted dead ones.

 

 

Latest updates added Dec. 22nd 2018:

Colkirk, Norfolk - dragon hoard
Denston, Suffolk - added Cromwell tale to existing entry
Gayton, Norfolk - cursed cross
Gt. Abington, Cambs - haunted well
Lakenheath, Suffolk - buried bells
Little Abington, Cambs - secret tunnel
Norwich, Norfolk - secret tunnel
West Winch - hollow hills
Added to Significant Stones: Witton
Added to the Stone Index: Witton
Added to Some More Odd Burials: Lowestoft
Added to Dead Men Tell No Tales: East Bergholt, Hindringham, Kirby Cane, North Elmham
In Other notable wells & springs, removed 'Pilgrim's Well' entry for Stow Bedon and replaced it with Harling, as my original source had incorrect info.
Shuckland:
Burgh, Suffolk - added legend (moved from Woodbridge due to new location info)

 

 

Latest updates added Aug. 11th 2018:

Dereham, Norfolk - secret tunnel
Old Catton, Norfolk - secret tunnel
Wicklewood, Norfolk - coach from the pit
Added to the Stone Index: Homersfield
Added to Dead Men Tell No Tales: Hoe, Knapton
Added to Gospel Oaks & Other Notable Trees: Eversden
Changed all site references of East Dereham to Dereham (the town's current & proper name)
Removed 'Links & Reviews' from Shuckland, & added some links to Hidden East Anglia, including to a highly recommended book, 'This Hollow Land: Aspects of Norfolk Folklore', by Peter Tolhurst

 

 

Latest updates added Jan. 9th 2018:

Beeston Regis, Norfolk - bottomless beck
Flitcham with Appleton, Norfolk - Boudicca's battle
Tivetshall St. Mary, Norfolk ~ battlefield marker
Added to Significant Stones: Coltishall, South Creake
Added to the Stone Index: Coltishall, South Creake, Tivetshall St. Mary
Added to Some More Odd Burials: Swaffham
Added to Moot Mounds: Skeyton
Added to Gospel Oaks & Other Notable Trees: Matlaske
Added to Dead Men Tell No Tales: Bessingham, Upper Sheringham
Checked all external links, & repaired/deleted dead ones.