"TUNSTALL, a parish in the hundred of Plomesgate, county Suffolk, 7 miles N.E. of Woodbridge, its post town, and 5 from Orford. It contains the hamlet of Dunningworth. Much of the land is in heath. In the vicinity are some clay and sand pits. The living is a rectory with that of Dunningworth annexed, in the diocese of Norwich, value 352. The church is dedicated to St. Michael. There is a free school, and the Baptists have a chapel."

"DUNNINGWORTH, a hamlet in the parish of Tunstall, hundred of Plomesgate, in the county of Suffolk, 6 miles N.E. of Woodbridge. This was formerly a distinct parish, but is now united to Tunstall. The living is a rectory annexed to that of Tunstall, in the diocese of Norwich. The church is in ruins. A fair is held on the 11th August for horses."

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



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