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Ilketshall St Lawrence, Suffolk

Historical Description

Ilketshall St Lawrence, a village and a parish in Suffolk, 2¾ miles SE by S of Bungay station on the G.E.R. Post town and money order and telegraph office, Bnngay. Acreage, 1180; population, 247. The living is a vicarage, annexed to Ilketshall St John, in the diocese of Norwich. The church, which is a small building of rubble and flint in the Decorated style, was restored in 1875.

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 
Ecclesiastical parishIlketshall St. Lawrence 
Poor Law unionWangford 

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

Civil Registration

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Directories & Gazetteers

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Land and Property

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


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Newspapers and Periodicals

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Postal districtNR34
Post TownBeccles