UK Genealogy Archives logo
DISCLOSURE: This page may contain affiliate links, meaning when you click the links and make a purchase, we may receive a commission.

Wetheringsett, Suffolk

Historical Description

Wetheringsett, a parish, with Wetheringsett village and Brockford hamlet, in Suffolk, 5 miles SSW of Eye station on the G.E.R. It has a post office under Stowmarket; money order office, Mendlesham; telegraph office, Stonham. Acreage, 3812; population, 967. There is a parish council consisting of eleven members. The living is a rectory in the diocese of Norwich; net value, £470 with residence. The church is a handsome structure of stone and flint in the Perpendicular style.

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 parishWetheringsett All Saints 
Poor Law unionHartismere 

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

Directories & Gazetteers

We have transcribed the entry for Wetheringsett from the following:

Land and Property

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


Online maps of Wetheringsett are available from a number of sites:

Newspapers and Periodicals

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

DistrictMid Suffolk
Postal districtIP14
Post TownStowmarket