"TANNINGTON, a parish in the hundred of Hoxne, county Suffolk, 4 miles N.W. of Framlingham, its post town, and 6 N.E. of Debenham. The land is partly in common. The living is a vicarage* with the curacy of Brundish annexed in the diocese of Norwich, joint value 196, in the patronage of the bishop. The church, dedicated to St. Ethelbert, has a tower. It contains a brass bearing date 1612. The parochial charities produce about 60 per annum, derived from town land."

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



Church History

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