Ely St. Mary:
Geographical and Historical information from the year 1868.
[Extracted from A brief history of Ely and neighbouring villages in the Isle' by J.H. Clements 1868]
"CHETTISHAM is a hamlet and chapelry in the parish of Ely St. Mary, situate
about two miles north west from Ely. Its acreage is included with Ely; and its population
is about fifty only. The township contains only six or eight houses. The Chapel is
a plain building; the living is a perpetual curacy in the patronage of the dean and
chapter of Ely. The tithes are included with those of Ely, and the value of the living,
as returned, £70 per annum.""
[Description(s) transcribed by Martin Edwards ©2003 and later edited by Colin Hinson ©2010]
[mainly from A brief history of Ely and neighbouring villages in the Isle' by J.H. Clements 1868]
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