"ELLOUGH, a parish in the hundred of Wangford, county Suffolk, 3 miles S.E. of Beccles, its post town. The village is small and wholly agricultural. The living is a rectory* in the diocese of Norwich, value 300. The church is an ancient structure dedicated to All Saints, and contains a brass of Margaret Chowt (1607). There is a parochial school for both sexes. A good parsonage house has recently been built. The Earl of Gosford 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

Description and Travel

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Historical Geography


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