"CHEVINGTON, a parish in the hundred of Thingoe, in the county of Suffolk, 5 miles S.W. of Bury St. Edmund's, its post town. The living is a rectory* in the diocese of Ely, value 396, in the patronage of the Rev. J. White. The church, dedicated to All Saints, is an ancient structure. Here is a National school, erected at a cost of 600. The annual value of the charities is 22. In the vicinity is Ickworth Hall, the seat of the Marquis of Bristol, who is lord of the manor."

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

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Historical Geography


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