Norfolk Legends

The Silly Saints

The Norfolk Dumpling crossed the border for this folk tale…

The Silly Saints by The Norfolk Dumpling

Jack Valentine

The Norfolk Dumpling’s version of Norfolk’s valentine history.

The Shrieking Monk

Legend has it that if you visit St Benet’s Abbey at night, you’ll hear The Shrieking Monk.

Thank you to Norfolk Tales, Myths and More for their folk tale which led to the Norfolk Dumpling’s version.

The Tower that Flew

Legend has it that a flock of starlings moved the bell tower that used to be attached to St Nicholas’ Church in East Dereham.

Thank you to Norfolk Tales, Myths and More for their folk tale which led to the Norfolk Dumpling’s version.

The Legend of Erpingham’s Gate

Legend has it that Sir Thomas Erpingham paid for the Erpingham Gate to be built at Norwich Cathedral as payback for killing a monk…

Thank you to Hugh Lupton for his folk tale which led to the Norfolk Dumpling’s version.