"WESTON-MARKET, a parish in the hundred of Blackbourn, county Suffolk, 7 miles N.E. of Ixworth, 8 S.E. of Thetford, and 4 N.W. of Botesdale. The village was formerly a market town. The living is a rectory in the diocese of Norwich, value 300. The church is dedicated to St. Mary. The parochial charities produce about 30 per annum, of which 5 belong to a Sunday-school. A pleasure fair is held on the 28th September."

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

Description and Travel

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Historical Geography


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