"BARNARDISTON, (or Barniston), a parish in the hundred of Risbridge, in the county of Suffolk. 4 miles from Haverhill. Clare is its post town. It contains the extra-parochial liberty of Risbridge Monks. The living is a rectory in the diocese of Ely, of the value of 191, in the gift of the Rev. V. Ellis. The church is dedicated to All Saints.

Description(s) from The National Gazetteer of Great Britain and Ireland (1868)
Transcribed by Colin Hinson © 2003



Church History

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Church Records

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Historical Geography


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