chalk geology

The Norman conquest of East Anglia by the historic Pevsner Caveat

Sir Nikolaus Pevsner Architectural Guides Norman Saxon Churches of England

There is doubt for what is evidence of Early to Late Anglo-Saxon architecture and when did conquered rural areas start building in the Norman style? Very strangely for the land of the East Angles, with its unique and staggering amount of very old round towered flint churches, the interpretations of Saxon or Norman examples are still creating confusion.

Is this due to Sir Nikolaus Pevsner and should he be known as Norman Pevsner?

Who are ya! Who are ya! Ancient and Royal Norfolk is missing most of it’s history?

Ancient and Royal Norfolk’s missing history

The Norfolk dialect may be as broad as it’s history but like its pronunciation, old Norfolk is missing a lot of physical evidence they even existed.

The county loved by ancient civilisations, it was suggested that some these may have helped build early Stonehenge earthworks and white chalkworks. Those ruling the old Royal county of Norfolk also appreciating the magic of chalk streams, from whoever the Anglo-Saxons were, including Saint and King Edmund the Martyr, up to the present day British Monarch’s residence at Sandringham. As the King of Norfolk what would you build to rule your Kingdom from?

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chalk dover cliffs white formation what is it

What is chalk? How is there so much chalk? If chalk is sedimentary deposits how can chalk be formed in such massive layers with little or no debris mixed in? How can chalk be sedimentary deposit over such large distances when currents, topography, depth, life in each area must be so different? If chalk is …

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