Farming and Gardening in Late Medieval Norfolk

Norwich Cathedral Priory Gardener’s Accounts, 1329-1530.

Monastic gardens have been neglected by garden historians but these accounts record , in English translation, gardens and gardening at Norwich Cathedral over 200 years.

Skayman’s Book, 1516-1518.

John Skayman’s book (1516-1518), is one of the earliest English diaries, chronicles his work as chief servant to Sir Roger Townshend involved in sheep farming, holding manor courts and overseeing the business of the Raynham estate.


Series: Norfolk Record Society, Vol. LXI

Edited By: Claire Noble, Charles Moreton and Paul Rutledge

Year of Publication: 1997

Hardcover: 173 pages


ISBN-10: 0951160079