"WATTISHAM, a parish in the hundred of Cosford, county Suffolk, 2 miles N.E. of Bildeston, its post town, and 6 S.W. of Needham-Market railway station. The living is a perpetual curacy in the diocese of Ely, value £110, in the patronage of King's College, Cambridge. The church is dedicated to St. Nicholas. The parochial charities produce about £72 per annum, principally realised from town estate. The Rev. R. Daniels, of Coombs, is lord of the manor."
Description(s) from The National Gazetteer of Great Britain and Ireland (1868)
Transcribed by Colin Hinson © 2003
- Churches in Wattisham:
- Chapel, Near The Castle-Road to Bird Street, Particular Baptist
- Chapel, Opposite The Castle, Particular Baptist
- All Saints-Station Church, Holly Road-Wattisham Airfield, Church of England
- St. Nicholas, Bildeston Road, Church of England
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