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"COPDOCK, a parish in the hundred of Samford, in the county of Suffolk, 3 miles S.W. of Ipswich, and 2½ N.E. of the Capel station on the Great Eastern railway. It is situated on a tributary of the river Orwell. The living is a rectory* in the diocese of Norwich, value with the vicarage of Washbrook annexed, £483, in the patronage of Lord Walsingham. The church is dedicated to St. Peter. There is a National school. Lord Walsingham is lord of the manor."

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


  • St Peter, Church Lane, Church of England


  • St Peter, Church Lane, Church of England

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Church History

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

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Historical Geography

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