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Monk Soham

"MONK SOHAM, a parish in the hundred of Hoxne, county Suffolk, 4 miles N.E. of Debenham, and 6 N.W. of Framlingham. Wickham Market is its post town. The village, which is of small extent, is wholly agricultural. The living is a rectory* in the diocese of Norwich, value £530. The church is dedicated to St. Peter. The register dates from 1712.

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


  • St Peter, East of School Road near Hall, Church of England


  • St Peter, East of School Road near Hall, Church of England

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Church History

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Historical Geography

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