Lynn, North (St. Edmund)
LYNN, NORTH (St. Edmund), a parish, in the union of Lynn, hundred of Freebridge-Marshland, W. division of Norfolk, 1¼ mile (N. W.) from Lynn; containing 38 inhabitants. This place is situated on the western bank of the Ouse, near its mouth, and has suffered considerably from the frequent inundations of that river, one of which swept away the church. The parish comprises 760a. 29p., whereof 426 acres are arable. The living is a rectory, valued in the king's books at £13. 1. 8., and in the gift of the Hodgson family: the tithes have been commuted for £539, and the glebe comprises 26 acres.