Report problems or contribute information

 
1 Introduction 2 Message details 3 Upload file 4 Submitted

Help and advice for Burgate

If you have found a problem on this page then please report it on the following form. We will then do our best to fix it. If you are wanting advice then the best place to ask is on the area's specific email lists. All the information that we have is in the web pages, so please do not ask us to supply something that is not there. We are not able to offer a research service.

If you wish to report a problem, or contribute information, then do use the following form to tell us about it.

We are in the process of upgrading the site to implement a content management system.

Burgate

"BURGATE, a parish in the hundred of Hartismere, in the county of Suffolk, 4 miles to the N.W. of Eye, its post town. The Eastern Union railway passes near it. The living is a rectory* in the diocese of Norwich, value £560, in the patronage of the bishop. The church is dedicated to St. Mary, and contains a monumental brass of Sir William Burgate, who died in 1409."

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

Cemeteries

  • St Mary, Lane east of Burgate Hall, Church of England

Churches

  • St Mary, Lane east of Burgate Hall, Church of England

You can also perform a more selective search for churches in the Burgate area that are recorded in the GENUKI church database. This will also help identify other churches in nearby townships and/or parishes. You also have the option to see the location of the churches marked on a map.

Church History

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

Description and Travel

You can see pictures of Burgate which are provided by:

Gazetteers

Ask the GENUKI Gazetteer for a calculation of the distance from Burgate to another place.

Historical Geography

You can see the administrative areas in which Burgate has been placed at times in the past. Select one to see a link to a map of that particular area.

Ask for a calculation of the distance from Burgate to another place.

You can see maps centred on OS grid reference TM083756 (Lat/Lon: 52.338869, 1.056251), Burgate which are provided by: