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    History of Suffolk - Alderton 1865

    Post Office Directory of 1865.

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    ALDERTON is a village and parish, in Wilford hundred, Woodbridge union and county court district, rural deanery of Wilford, archdeaconry of Suffolk, and diocese of Norwich, East Suffolk, one mile west from the sea, and 8 miles south-east from Woodbridge. near the mouth of the navigable river Deben. The church of St. Andrew is a brick building: about 10 feet north are the ruins of the tower. The living is a rectory, commuted at £634 11s. 8d. per annum, with residence, in the gift of T. Archer, Esq., and the Bishop of Norwich, the latter having every fourth turn; it is held by the Rev. Charles Goodwyn Archer, M.A., of Jesus College, Cambridge. Lord Huntingfield and the Bishop of Norwich are lords of the manor; and Lord Rendlesham and Lord Huntingfield are the principal land owners. The population in 1861 was 634; area, 2,543acres; value of assessed property, £3,664.
    Parish Clerk, George Buck.
    POST OFFICE.—Henry Cullum, postmaster. Letters received from Woodbridge at 7.30 a.m.; dispatched at 6.30 p.m. Box closes at 6 20 p.m. Woodbridge is also the nearest money order office
    Liverpool &London & Globe, Thomas F. Beadnell

    CARRIERS TO IPSWICH — Girling, Wednesday 6 a.m.; Ransby, monday 6 a.m.; Scoggins, Saturday 6 a.m
    WOODBRIDGE—Girling, monday, thursday & Saturday, at 9 a.m. & Wednesday at 6 a.m

    Archer Rev. Charles Goodwyn, M.A. [rector]
    Gross Mrs
    Walker William Newman, esq

    Ablitt John, farmer
    Balls William, tailor & beer retailer
    Bass Charles, grocer
    Beadnell Thomas Fawcett, miller
    Beeton Samuel, plumber, painter & glazier
    Broome Benjamin, butcher
    Brown George, builder
    Buck George, tailor
    Cullum Hen, grocer & draper & post office
    Dosser Charles, shoe maker
    Dunn Thomas, shopkeeper & shoe maker
    Fiske David, beer retailer
    Foster David, Swan
    Girling Samuel, carrier
    Gross Ann (Mrs.), farmer
    Hillen Benjamin, farmer
    Last Robert, farmer, Alderton hall
    Lennard Charles, shopkeeper
    Mann Robert, shoe maker
    Moore. George, butcher
    Pigg Sarah (Miss), draper & grocer
    Roberts Thomas, farmer
    Steward William, shoe maker
    Thompson Emma (Mrs.), blacksmith
    Thompson John, saddler
    Thompson William, saddler
    Turtill James, farrier
    Walker William Newman, Burgeon

    And Last updated on: Thursday, 08-Feb-2018 10:15:49 GMT