Suffolk Traveller, 1764

by Mr John Kirby of Wickham Market,who undertook an actual survey of the whole county in the years 1732, 1733 and 1734.

To an appendix of the whole forming a complete topographical and statistical description of the County of Suffolk"

The Appendix section lists the following detailed information:-

Members of Parliament for Ipswich, Dunwich, Orford, SudburyAldborough, Eye and St Edmund's Bury (now known as Bury St. Edmonds) from 1447 to 1761 Kinights of the Shire of Suffolk rom 1542 to 1761
The Valuation of the Parishes in Suffolk
A list of the Patrons of the several Parishes of Suffolk
High Sheriffs of Suffolk from 1559 to 1764 (assumed up to present day)
Agriculture & Soil
Rare Plants found in Suffolk
Observations of several Hundreds
An itenerary of all the direct and pronicple Cross-Roads in Suffolk. In which are included Stages, Inns and Gentlemens seats !!
An Ecclesiastical Directory of all the Parishes in Suffolk, detailing Populations, Incumbents and Patrons of each Parish
A Correct List of all the Fairs in Suffolk
This is an old but amazing book, now available in PDF format, detailing the history and topography of the entire county of Suffolk, England based upon a 3 year survey of the area. Every town and parish is listed in great depth

A perfect treat for the Family Historian or Local History enquirer, being an extremely early Gazetter of the County

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