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"BOXTED, a parish in the hundred of Babergh, in the county of Suffolk, 6 miles to the N.E. of Clare. Bury St. Edmund's is its post town. It is watered by a small stream, a branch of the river Stour. The living is a rectory consolidated with that of Hartest, in the diocese of Ely. The parochial charities amount to £11 per annum."

Description(s) from The National Gazetteer of Great Britain and Ireland (1868)



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Church History

Descriptions and photographs of churches in the parish may be found in Simon Knott's Suffolk Churches.

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Historical Geography

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