Framlingham Castle

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 Framlingham Timeline

1086Domesday records

Roger Bigod, sheriff of Norfolk, is granted the manor of Framlingham. He builds a timber fortress.

The head of a figure from Thetford Priory, dating from the 13th century, which could be a likeness of Roger Bigod

1136-54First Earldom

Roger's son Hugh Bigod, 1st Earl of Norfolk, builds the first stone castle.

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