Eriswell (St. Peter)

ERISWELL (St. Peter), a parish, in the union of Mildenhall, hundred of Lackford, W. division of Suffolk, 3 miles (N. by E.) from Mildenhall; containing 501 inhabitants. The living is a rectory, valued in the king's books at £16. 6. 8., and in the gift of T. B. Evans, Esq.: the tithes have been commuted for £633. 7., and the glebe comprises 51 acres. The church is a neat structure. A school is supported by the Society for the Propagation of the Gospel, who have a considerable estate in the parish.

Transcribed from A Topographical Dictionary of England, by Samuel Lewis, 7th edition, published in 1848.

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