"WILLINGHAM, a parish in the hundred of Wanford, county Suffolk, 4 miles S. of Beccles, and 5 N.E. of Halesworth, on the high road to Ipswich. The living is a rectory in the diocese of Norwich, consolidated with that of North Cove. Lord Gosford is lord of the manor."
Description(s) from The National Gazetteer of Great Britain and Ireland (1868)