"STOW UPLAND, a parish in the hundred of Stow, county Suffolk, 1 mile from Stowmarket, its post town and railway station, and 13 miles from Ipswich. The soil is heavy, but productive. There are chemical manure works. The living is a vicarage annexed to that of Stowmarket, in the diocese of Norwich. The Wesleyans and Independents have chapels. There is a Sunday-school. Upland Hall is the principal residence. Lord Ashburnham is lord of the manor."

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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