Thatching, Rosemary Lane, Norwich, Norfolk

Thatching, Rosemary Lane, Norwich, Norfolk
Photograph taken 1948 © Copyright Historic England Archive ref: AA98/10834

Pykerells House has survived from the 15th century and is here seen having its roof re-thatched. Although several buildings from the Middle Ages survive in Norwich, they were all originally built by the more well-off families in the area.

Location

Norfolk Norwich

Period

1940s (1946 - 1949)

Tags

tudor house tradition craft roof men worker thatch 1940s (1946 - 1949)