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The chief building material for the Cathedral was limestone, imported from Caen in Normandy.
To transport the building stone to the site, a canal was cut from the river (from the site of present-day Pulls Ferry), all the way up to the east wall.
In 1216, the castle fell to Louis, Dauphin of France and Hildebrand's Hospital was founded, followed ten years later by the Franciscan Friary and Dominican Friary. It has the distinction of being the only English city ever to be excommunicated, following a riot between citizens and monks in 1274. Wool made England rich, and the staple port of Norwich "in her state doth stand With towns of high'st regard the fourth of all the land", as Michael Drayton noted in Poly-Olbion (1612).
The Great Hospital dates from 1249 and the College of St Mary in the Field from 1250. As a penance, St Ethelbert's Gate, one of the entrances to the cathedral priory, was constructed by Norwich citizens. The wealth generated by the wool trade throughout the Middle Ages financed the construction of many fine churches, so that Norwich still has more medieval churches than any other city in Western Europe north of the Alps.
The magistracy in Tudor Norwich unusually found ways of managing religious discord whilst maintaining civic harmony.
The year 1549 saw an unprecedented rebellion in Norfolk.
Between 924 and 939, Norwich became fully established as a town, with its own mint.The parliamentary seats cross over into adjacent local-government districts.A total of 132,512 (2011 census) people live in the City of Norwich and the population of the Norwich Travel to Work Area (i.e., the self-contained labour market area in and around Norwich in which most people live and commute to work) is 282,000 (mid-2009 estimate).However, when the city walls were constructed it was made illegal to build outside them, inhibiting expansion of the city.Around this time, the city was made a county corporate and became the seat of one of the most densely populated and prosperous counties of England. Hand-in-hand with the wool industry, this key religious centre experienced a Reformation significantly different to other parts of England.William acquired the status of martyr and was subsequently canonised.Pilgrims made offerings to a shrine at the Cathedral (largely finished by 1140) up to the 16th century, but the records suggest there were few of them. In February 1190, all the Jews of Norwich were massacred except for a few who found refuge in the castle.Westwic (at Norwich-over-the-Water) and the secondary settlement at Thorpe.According to a local rhyme, the demise of Venta Icenorum led to the development of Norwich: "Caistor was a city when Norwich was none, Norwich was built of Caistor stone." There are two suggested models of development for Norwich.Quern stones and other artefacts from Scandinavia and the Rhineland have been found during excavations in Norwich city centre. The Normans established a new focus of settlement around the Castle and the area to the west of it: this became known as the "New" or "French" borough, centred on the Normans' own market place which survives to the present day as Norwich Market.In 1096, Herbert de Losinga, Bishop of Thetford, began construction of Norwich Cathedral.