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History of Suffolk - Akenham 1865

Post Office Directory of 1865.


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AKENHAM is a parish, 2 miles south-east from Claydon station, and 3 north from Ipswich, in Bosmere hundred, Bosmere and Claydon union, Ipswich county court district, rural deanery of Claydon, archdeaconry of Suffolk, and diocese of Norwich, East Suffolk. The church of St. Mary is a small old building, repaired in 1854, at the cost of R. Woodward, Esq. The living is a rectory, consolidated with that of Claydon; the tithes of the united parishes have been commuted for 506, viz., Akenham 266, and Claydon 240, with 20 acres of glebe, in the gift of Miss Drury, and held by the Rev. George Drury, A. B., of Christ's College, Cambridge. R. B. Ortbrd, Esq., is lord of the manor and chief landowner. Other landowners are K. Woodward, Esq., of Rice Hall, a well built brick building with a pleasant prospect. Mr. S. Rowland, and the Ipswich Charity Trustees. The area is 998 acres, and the population in 1861 was 94. Letters through Ipswich, which is also the nearest money order office
Haward Stephen, esq
Woodward Robert, esq. Rice hall

Jennings James, farmer
Rowland Samuel, farmer, The Hall
Savage Thomas, farmer, Glebe farm

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