North Elmham Chapel

North Elmham Chapel, also known as North Elmham Bishops Castle and North Elmham Bishops Chapel, is a castle ruin in the village of North Elmham.

The structure started out as a cathedral in the 11th century. In 1387 Henry le Despenser, Bishop of Norwich obtained a license to crenellate the church. He then fortified the structure into a double-moated castle. The castle fell into disrepair during the 16th century, and by the 19th century, nothing was visible above ground. The site has been excavated and you can now see earthworks and ruins. Remains of a kitchen hearth, arches, cathedral towers, and walls are all visible.

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North Elmham Chapel 7 Day Weather Forecast

Expect a temp in the range 14℃ to 15.5℃ with wind speed 8.6 m/sec (SSW)
Friday, Sep 29heavyrainshowers_night
Expect a temp in the range 12.1℃ to 14.3℃ with wind speed 2.6 m/sec (SSE)
Saturday, Sep 30fair_night
Expect a temp in the range 8.1℃ to 10℃ with wind speed 2.8 m/sec (W)
Sunday, Oct 01rain
Expect a temp in the range 14℃ to 16℃ with wind speed 6.3 m/sec (SSW)
Monday, Oct 02cloudy
Expect a temp in the range 11.6℃ to 14.5℃ with wind speed 2.6 m/sec (W)
Tuesday, Oct 03cloudy
Expect a temp in the range 13.7℃ to 16.6℃ with wind speed 5.5 m/sec (SSW)
Wednesday, Oct 04cloudy
Expect a temp in the range 9℃ to 11.2℃ with wind speed 5.3 m/sec (WSW)

Dereham weather forecast from Yr, delivered by the Norwegian Meteorological Institute and NRK

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