"LINSTEAD PARVA, a parish in the hundred of Blything, county Suffolk, 3 miles N.W. of Halesworth, its post town. The parish, which is of small extent, is wholly agricultural. The soil consists of clay. The tithes have been commuted for a rent-charge of 77 10s., payable to the impropriator, and 48 to the curate. The living is a perpetual curacy in the diocese of Norwich, value 78. The church is dedicated to St. Margaret. It contains a curiously-sculptured font. Lord Huntingfield is lord of the manor and chief landowner."

Description(s) from The National Gazetteer of Great Britain and Ireland (1868)
Transcribed by Colin Hinson © 2003



Church History

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Church Records

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Historical Geography


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