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North Cove

"NORTH COVE, a parish in the hundred of Wangford, in the county of Suffolk, 2 miles to the E. of Beccles, its post town. It is situated on the river Waveney. The living is a rectory in the diocese of Norwich, with Willingham annexed, value £353, in the patronage of the lord chancellor. The church is dedicated to St. Botolph. The parochial charities produce about £5 per annum. The principal residence is Cove House.

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



  • St Botolph, Lowestoft Road, Church of England

  • Chapel, Marsh Lane, Wesleyan Methodist

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Church History

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Historical Geography

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