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  Framlingham. Koorie Heritage Trust
Framlingham is situated near Warrnambool on fertile land in the rugged western district of Victoria.
The people of Framlingham have fought hard for their country, from the sustained guerrilla warfare waged by the Gunditjmara.
The Board attempted to shut Framlingham down a number of times but were met with great resistance by the people of the mission and non-Aboriginal people in nearby townships.
www.abc.net.au /missionvoices/framlingham/default.htm   (213 words)

 New Statesman - Northside - Andrew Martin will never return to Framlingham
I was there last week, when the 56th Annual Framlingham Town Gala was in full swing.
At one stall, my wife bought something called a Ceanothus (a clue for readers: it comes in a plant pot), and spent the rest of the day saying it was a terrific bargain.
It has put me off going back to Framlingham again and, worse than that, it made me reflect that my affection for any number of other small English towns is tenuously dependent on nobody ever having made a remark such as that uttered by the lank-haired lager swiller of Framlingham.
www.newstatesman.com /200306090050   (606 words)

  Framlingham St Michael
That is not meant as a criticism, incidentally; rather, a reminder that, despite its urban quality, Framlingham is a large village rather than a small town.
Ultimately, it turned out to be very much the wrong side, so the Howards retired, licking their wounds, to their other castle at Arundel in Sussex, leaving the new Church of England a fascinating document of how the Reformation years affected a great landed family, a moment frozen in time.
I remember the first time I visited Framlingham church, about 15 years ago, knowing nothing about it, and being utterly gobsmacked by the sheer arrogance of the Howard tombs.
www.suffolkchurches.co.uk /framcofe.html   (1922 words)

 UK Castle Guide - Framlingham Castle
Framlingham is a twelfth-century castle consisting of a continuous curtain wall linking thirteen massive towers.
Framlingham was forfeited to the Crown in the time of Henry VIII and later, Edward VI, Henry's son, gave it to Mary, his half-sister.
Following the execution of the fourth Duke of Norfolk for treason, the castle was forfeited to Elizabeth I. Subsequently, it was used as a prison for Catholic priests.
www.uktravel.com /castlecontent.asp?timeID=Framlingham&offset=80   (795 words)

 Framlingham-Castle.html   (Site not responding. Last check: )
On the sucession to the throne of Richard Coer de Lion on 3rd September 1189, Roger Bigod II was taken into favour and by a charter of 27th November, the new King confirmed him in all his honours, the Earldom of Norfolk, and the stewardship of the royal household.
Framlingham was administered through relatives of the crown for most of the 14th Century until Thomas Mowbray was made Duke of Norfolk by Richard II in 1397.
Mowbray was given Framlingham and other estates, but he died in exile and his son was executed for rebellion against Henry V. His brother, John, was recognised as Duke in 1425 and often lived at Framlingham Castle as did his son and grandson in sucession.
www.castles-abbeys.co.uk /Framlingham-Castle.html   (2712 words)

 Holiday Cottages in Framlingham Suffolk - Suffolk History - Past Times - Yesterdays - Tudor Mary and Framlingham ...
However, word of Edwards death reached Mary at Framlingham Castle and she declared herself Queen of England and a succession of towns declared themselves to her and sent arms and men to Framlingham.
Back in Framlingham, Mary hearing this proclamation decided that her first act as Queen of England should be to order a crucifix to be set up in the parish church of Framlingham.
Mary Tudor left Framlingham for London on 24th July she rode into the capital triumphantly and unchallenged, with her half-sister, the Lady Elizabeth, at her side, on 3 August.
www.norfolkcoast.co.uk /pasttimes/pt_framlinghamcastle.htm   (1467 words)

 Framlingham Castle
It belonged from its first erection to the Crown, and it was to it that St. Edmund fled from the Danes in 870; but it was set on fire, and he was thus driven from it.
Framlingham Castle remained in the hands of the Danes until they were conquered by the Saxons.
It is supposed that Framlingham was entirely rebuilt in the reign of Henry II., and the walls attest that it is of Norman, not Saxon architecture.
www.mspong.org /picturesque/framlingham_castle.html   (1339 words)

 TimeRef - History Timelines - Framlingham Castle
Framlingham Castle's location was probably fortified in some way a long time before the Normans first starting building their castle on it.
In 1101 he was given the lands of Framlingham by Henry I. Roger died in 1107 and his first son died on the 'White Ship' disaster along with William Audelin in 1120.
Roger rebuilt the castle consisting of the thirteen towers of the curtain wall and the defensive eathworks.
www.btinternet.com /~timeref/hpl955.htm   (370 words)

 English Castles - Framlingham Castle
Although a traditional Keep was not built within the castle, Framlingham does have a very impressive series of 13 towers set along the length of a magnificent curtain wall that looks today almost as it would have 800 years ago.
Framlingham Castle has an interesting history as a result of many different ownerships and has, during its life, been a fortress, a prison, a poor house and a school.
Framlingham Castle presents a picture of strength, standing proudly against a background of gentle countryside, and must have been an idyllic place for Mary I to while away those summer days waiting for news of whether she was to become the next Queen.
www.theheritagetrail.co.uk /castles/framlingham%20castle.htm   (398 words)

 CastleXplorer - Framlingham Castle
Framlingham Castle has 12 hollow towers (a 13th collapsed) connected by a large curtain wall, 13m high and 2.5m thick.
If attackers managed to scale the wall, the planks spanning the hollow towers could be removed, isolating that section of wall.
In 1553, King Edward VI gave Framlingham Castle to his sister Mary, and it was at this castle, a few months later, that she learnt she had been made queen.
www.castlexplorer.co.uk /england/framlingham/framlingham.php   (190 words)

The town of Framlingham provides a good base for a day out in Suffolk, there is much to see and do in the area, with the historic castle acting as the centre piece to any visit to this old market town.
Framlingham Castle is one of the finest examples of a curtain-walled castle and with its massive earthworks dominates the town.
The Framlingham Town Trail is also available and provides an expanded tour of the town, the surrounding countryside is also laced with other walks to explore.
www.btinternet.com /~anderton/eadtwalk/framlingham.htm   (883 words)

 Directions to Framlingham College   (Site not responding. Last check: )
For Framlingham College continue on the A1120 to Saxtead Green and turn right onto the B1119, signposted Framlingham.
At the T junction turn right and Framlingham College will be on the left-hand side.
As you climb the hill and leave the town, Framlingham College will be seen on the right-hand side.
www.framlingham.suffolk.sch.uk /information/directions/directions.htm   (230 words)

 Framingham Online: History: The Framlingham Connection
The land which is now known as Framingham, MA (USA) was once known as Danforth's Farm -- originally a 250 acre parcel of land given as payment for services in 1660 to Thomas Danforth, an Official of Massachusetts Bay Colony and Harvard College.
Danforth, a native of Framlingham England eventually accquired some 15,000 surrounding acres and named the land "Framingham" after his place of birth.
Originally a wooden castle was constructed in 1101, then destroyed in 1177, then replaced by a [much larger] stone castle comprised of a massive curtain wall, towers, and unique carved stonework.
www.framingham.com /history/framling   (414 words)

 Framlingham Unitarian Meeting House
Our congregation traces its history to a group of dissenters, or nonconformists, who started meeting in Framlingham in 1660 when the Commonwealth period ended and they were excluded from the Church of England.
A widely respected figure in Framlingham, his fiftieth year as minister was marked by a public dinner at 'The Crown'.
On this occasion he was presented with a silver teapot bearing an inscription which recognised his "steady perseverance in the cause of civil and religious liberty", a cause which remains in the forefront of Unitarian concerns.
www.unitarian.org.uk /eu/Framlingham   (681 words)

 BBC - Suffolk Features - A-Z - Framlingham
Framlingham is most well known for its famous castle.
Framlingham is also home to one of the oldest bowls clubs in the country, with records showing it has existed since 1553.
Framlingham is a very pleasant place, and understanbly the local people are very fond of it.
www.bbc.co.uk /suffolk/features/a_z/framlingham.shtml   (159 words)

 Framlingham tourist information guide from TourUK
Framlingham, a small village with an unusual slope to the green, a good church, pub.
Chapter One is a little gem of a 17th century beamed cottage, set in the heart of a pretty Suffolk village.
The cottage, which sleeps four, is ideally located to enjoy the number of attractions within the town itself and explore...
www.touruk.co.uk /suff/suf_fram.htm   (457 words)

 Suffolk Fire Appliances Web Site
Turnout Area: Framlingham is a small market town in the middle of Suffolk's farmland.
Framlingham also has the Eastern area Water Carrier which covers from Woodbridge to Lowestoft.
From Saxmundham (A12) head along the B1119 towards Framlingham, the station is on your left as you enter the town.
www.freewebs.com /suffire/framlingham.htm   (85 words)

 Roll of Honour - Suffolk - Framlingham
The Framlingham War Memorial can be found in the grounds of the parish church and takes the form of an octagonal latin cross on two stepped base with a sword of sacrifice on the shaft.
Son of Abram and Ellen Creasey of Rectory Cottages, Kettleburgh, Born Framlingham.
Son of Captain A Walne and Mrs Walne of Framlingham.
www.roll-of-honour.com /Suffolk/Framlingham.html   (1256 words)

 Medieval Framlingham   (Site not responding. Last check: )
They cover the Bigod, Brotherton and Howard eras and include a survey of Framlingham made in the late 13th century, an account of household expenses (mostly food and drink) compiled by the steward of the castle for the year 1385-6, and a large and detailed inventory of Framlingham castle drawn up (in English) in 1524.
These documents illuminate the social and economic life of Framlingham within and without the castle walls during a period when the power and wealth of the lords of Framlingham castle greatly influenced the outcome of both regional and national events.
Short studies of four aspects of Framlingham's medieval history for which there is particularly interesting documentary evidence - hunting, milling, the provision of wine and spices, and the market - have been included in this volume as appendices.
www.boydell.co.uk /www.suffolkrecordssociety.com/51154328.HTM   (217 words)

 BeenThere-DoneThat: Framlingham Castle, Framlingham, Suffolk.
Framlingham Castle seen from the meadow to the South-East.
The view across Framlingham Mere from the walls of Framlingham Castle.
The mere is a wildlife reserve owned by Framlingham College but maintained by Suffolk Wildlife Trust on their behalf.
www.beenthere-donethat.org.uk /framlingham1.html   (351 words)

 Framlingham UK - 390 BG
Framlingham (also known as Parham) was built during 1942-43 as a standard heavy bomber airfield to Class A specifications.
No part of the airfield fell within the boundary of Framlingham parish, the site being some three miles to the east between the villages of Great Glemham and Parham, with all the technical sites, administrative builds and living sites around Silverlace Green.
Group left Framlingham in August 1945 to return to the USA.
www.flightjacket.com /Framlingham.aspx   (909 words)

 Voices of Framlingham. Koorie Heritage Trust
Uncle Leonard (Lenny) Clarke was born in the town of Warrnambool in 1949.
Uncle Lenny has experienced the policies and practises of past governments - his son was taken from him as a young child and they were never able to meet.
Uncle Bill Edwards came to Framlingham mission when he was three months old.
www.abc.net.au /missionvoices/framlingham/voices_of_framlingham/default.htm   (237 words)

 Framlingham Castle : Suffolk : East of England : View properties : Properties : Days Out & Events : English Heritage
Framlingham is a magnificent example of a late 12th-century castle.
Built by Roger Bigod, Earl of Norfolk, the castle, together with Framlingham Mere, was designed both as a stronghold and as a symbol of power and status – as befitted one of the most influential people at the court of Henry II.
Architecturally, the castle is notable for its curtain wall and mural towers, an early example of this design.
www.english-heritage.org.uk /server/show/ConProperty.23   (544 words)

 GENUKI: Suffolk, Framlingham
"FRAMLINGHAM, a parish, market and post town, in the hundred of Loss, county Suffolk, 7 miles W. of Saxmundham, 14 N.E. of Ipswich, and 87 from London by road, or 90 by rail.
It is situated on the river Alde, and is the terminus of a branch line of the Great Eastern railway.
The transcription of the section for Framlingham from the National Gazetteer (1868) provided by Colin Hinson.
www.genuki.org.uk:8080 /big/eng/SFK/Framlingham   (273 words)

 Framlingham, England. Travel guide & tourist information by Hostelbookers.com
FRAMLINGHAM, ten miles north of Woodbridge, boasts a magnificent Castle (daily: April–Oct 10am–6pm; Nov–March 10am–4pm; £3.70; EH), whose severe, turreted walls date from the twelfth century.
The original seat of the Dukes of Norfolk, the fortress is little more than a shell inside, but the curtain-wall, with its thirteen towers, has survived almost intact, a splendid example of medieval military architecture topped by ornamental Tudor chimney stacks.
Footpaths crisscross the earthen banks encircling the castle and from the internal wall walkways, there are sweeping views across town to the imposing red-brick mass of Framlingham College, but nothing remains of the Great Hall where Mary Tudor was proclaimed Queen of England in 1553.
www.hostelbookers.com /guides/england/framlingham   (249 words)

 Framlingham Information Online - guide and directory for Framlingham,Suffolk,UK with tourist information
If you live and work in Framlingham, Send your news items to us; whether it is entertainment, sports, business or community related.
If you are looking for accommodation we have Framlingham hotels and UK bed and breakfasts plus UK cottages and self catering holiday accommodation as well as directories for Camping and Caravan Parks.
Framlingham Information Online is an independent site and is not affiliated with, or officially sponsored by any local authority or tourist information centre based in Framlingham.
www.britinfo.net /index_Framlingham.htm   (610 words)

 Framlingham dating and Framlingham personals for Framlingham singles   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Whether you're from Framlingham or not, there will be someone close to you, perhaps in more ways than one.
There are so many Framlingham singles looking for a date that it is almost impossible to fail in finding the perfect match.
If you are in Framlingham then we are sure to have someone for you.
www.drdating.com /personals/Framlingham.html   (400 words)

 Self-Catering Accommodation near Suffolk Heritage Coast - Goat Willow Barn   (Site not responding. Last check: )
It is ideally situated for those seeking an escape from the rigours of town and city life, or those needing a beautiful base from which to explore everything this wonderful and historic county has to offer.
We are 4 miles from the county town of Framlingham, and just 12 miles from the gorgeous Heritage coast.
Easily accessible from the north via A1/A14 or from the south via M25/A12 you can spread yourself to the far reaches of the county.
www.potashbarns.co.uk /whereweare.asp   (206 words)

 Amazon.com: Framlingham   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Framlingham Castle, Suffolk by F. E Raby (Unknown Binding - 1959)
Framlingham and Orford Castles by Derek Renn (Unknown Binding - Jan 1, 1992)
Nicholas Danforth and his neighbours;: Framlingham and Saxtead in the 17th century.
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