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Gipping, Suffolk

Historical Description

Gipping, a township-chapelry, Stowmarket parish, Suffolk, on a headstream of the Gipping, 2½ miles ENE of Haughley Junction station on the G.E.R., and 4 NNE of Stowmarket. Post town and money order and telegraph office, Stowmarket. Acreage, 1159; population, 45. The living is a— donative united to the vicarage of Old Newton, in the diocesa of Norwich; joint gross value, £118 with residence. The church is an ancient building of flint in the Decorated style— Gipsy Hill. See LONDON.

Transcribed from The Comprehensive Gazetteer of England & Wales, 1894-5


The following is a list of the administrative units in which this place was either wholly or partly included.

Ancient CountySuffolk 
Civil parishEarl 
Poor Law unionStow 

Any dates in this table should be used as a guide only.

Directories & Gazetteers

We have transcribed the entry for Gipping from the following:

Land and Property

The Return of Owners of Land in 1873 for Suffolk is available to browse.


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Newspapers and Periodicals

The British Newspaper Archive have fully searchable digitised copies of the following Suffolk papers online:

DistrictMid Suffolk
Postal districtIP14
Post TownStowmarket