"CHEDBURGH, a parish in the hundred of Risbridge, in the county of Suffolk, 5 miles S.W. of Bury St. Edmund's, its post town. The Great Eastern railway passes within a few miles of the village. The living is a rectory* in the diocese of Ely, value 150, in the patronage of the Marquis of Bristol, who is lord of the manor. The church, dedicated to All Saints, was rebuilt in 1842, and is a handsome structure in the decorated style of architecture. The register dates from 1538. There is an endowed school for both sexes, and the charities amount to about 8 per annum."

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



Church History

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