"REDISHAM, a parish in the hundred of Wangford, county Suffolk, 4; miles N.E. of Halesworth, its post town, and 4 S. of Beccles. The village, which is of small extent, is wholly agricultural. The living is a perpetual curacy in the diocese of Norwich, value 50. The church; dedicated to St. Peter, has a rich Norman doorway on the S. side. The parochial charities produce about 9 per annum, which goes to Leman's Sunday-school."

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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