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"WHIXOE, a parish in the hundred of Risbridge, county Suffolk, 3 miles S.W. of Clare. The village is situated on the river Stour. The living is a rectory* in the diocese of Ely, value £200."

Description(s) from The National Gazetteer of Great Britain and Ireland (1868)


  • St Leonard, Church Terrace, Whixoe (Wixoe), Church of England


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Church History

Descriptions and photographs of churches in the parish may be found in Simon Knott's Suffolk Churches.

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Historical Geography

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