Burgh, a parish in Suffolk, 3 miles N of Bealings station on the G.E.R., and 4 NW of Woodbridge, under which it has a post office; money order office, Grundisburgh; telegraph office, Little Bealings. Acreage, 1242; population, 220. The living is a rectory in the diocese of Norwich; net value, £212 with residence. The church, which stands in a very picturesque situation, is an old building of rubble and brick in the Early English style. Thistleton Hall, an old country seat, stands about a mile E of the village.
The following is a list of the administrative units in which this place was either wholly or partly included.
|Ecclesiastical parish||Burgh St. Botolph|
|Poor Law union||Woodbridge|
Any dates in this table should be used as a guide only.
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Directories & Gazetteers
We have transcribed the entry for Burgh from the following:
- Samuel Lewis' A Topographical Dictionary of England, by Samuel Lewis, seventh edition, published 1858. (Burgh (St. Botolph))
Land and Property
The Return of Owners of Land in 1873 for Suffolk is available to browse.
Online maps of Burgh are available from a number of sites:
- Bing (Current Ordnance Survey maps).
- Google Streetview.
- National Library of Scotland. (Old maps)
- old-maps.co.uk (Old Ordnance Survey maps to buy).
- Streetmap.co.uk (Current Ordnance Survey maps).
- A Vision of Britain through Time. (Old maps)
Newspapers and Periodicals
The British Newspaper Archive have fully searchable digitised copies of the following Suffolk papers online: