"BRAMPTON, a parish in the hundred of Blything, in the county of Suffolk, 4 miles to the N.E. of Halesworth. Wangford is its post town. It is a station on the East Suffolk section of the Great Eastern railway. The living is a rectory* in the diocese of Norwich, of the value of 434, in the patronage of the Rev. G. 0. Leman. The church is dedicated to St. Peter. The charitable endowments of the parish, including 9, the income of a school, amount to 65 per annum. Brampton Hall has long been the seat of the Leman family, who hold the manor. About 1 mile from the village is Brampton Old Hall."

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



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