"BRAISEWORTH, a parish in the hundred of Hartismere, in the county of Suffolk, 2 miles to the S. of Eye, its post town. The Great Eastern railway passes near it, and has a station at Mellis, which is 4 miles distant to the south-east. The living is a rectory in the diocese of Norwich, value £149, in the patronage of Sir E. Kerrison, Bart., M.P., who is lord of the manor. The church of St. Mary is an old building, now disused, a handsome new church having been recently erected in another part of the parish."
Description(s) from The National Gazetteer of Great Britain and Ireland (1868)
Descriptions and photographs of churches in the parish may be found in Simon Knott's Suffolk Churches.
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