"KESGRAVE, a parish in the hundred of Carlford, county Suffolk, 3 miles N.E. of Ipswich, its post town, and the same distance S.W. of Woodbridge. The land is chiefly arable, and partly laid out in hops. There is no village, only a few farmhouses. The living is a perpetual curacy, annexed to that of Brightwell, in the diocese of Norwich. The church is a small brick building with a square tower. G. Tomline, Esq., is lord of the manor and principal landowner."

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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