"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)