"CAPEL, a parish in the hundred of Wilford, in the county of Suffolk, 6 miles to the E. of Woodbridge, its post town. It is situated on the river Butley. The living is a perpetual curacy* united with that of Butley, in the diocese of Norwich. The church, dedicated to St. Andrew, has long been in decay. The parochial charities amount to 6 a year, being the value of the town lands."

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



Church History

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

Church Records

Description and Travel

You can see pictures in an area centred on OS grid reference TM375480 (Lat/Lon: 52.078907, 1.466496) which are provided by:


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Historical Geography


You can see maps centred on OS grid reference TM375485 (Lat/Lon: 52.083819, 1.465086), Capel St Andrew which are provided by: