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"CHATTISHAM, a parish in the hundred of Samford, in the county of Suffolk, 5 miles W. of Ipswich, its post town, and 3 N. of the Capel railway station, on the Great Eastern line. The living is a vicarage* in the diocese of Norwich, value £168, in the patronage of Eton College. The church, dedicated to All Saints, is a plain edifice, with a brass of the date 1692. The Wesleyans have a chapel. There was left by the Rev. Thomas Warren, for educating poor children, the sum of £200. The manorial rights are vested in Eton College. The tithes were commuted in 1839."

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



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