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[Stone found at King John's Palace Old Ford]

[Stone found at King John's Palace Old Ford]

Medium: Ink wash on paper

Date: 1780

Shelfmark: Ktop XXVIII

Item number: 14-b

Genre: Topographical Drawing

Sketch of a fragment of floor tile, 3/4 of an inch thick, found in the ruins of a medieval gate house in Old Ford, a hamlet in the parish of Bow. It was thought to be the site King John's Palace, but in fact there is no record of the site being owned by the Crown.

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