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Amongst the most intriguing discoveries made so far are a number of late medieval text inscriptions, apparently names of individuals, that appear to be upside-down.Initial suggestions that they had been carved into the stones before the stones were put in place have now been discarded.It was hoped that other such designs might lay hidden on the walls of Norwich cathedral.

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Given the small area of the cathedral as yet surveyed we are hopeful that others will be discovered”.However, the real thrill comes from discovering a previously unknown medieval inscription.Many of the examples can only be seen with specialist lighting and remain visible only for as long as it takes to photograph them.Although precise dating of such a graffito is not possible, stylistically the piece appears to have much in common with 12th and 13th century imagery.However, known re-working of the stone in this area of the cathedral makes such an early date unlikely.