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    History of Suffolk - Gunton 1865

    Post Office Directory of 1865.

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    GUNTON is a parish, in Mutford and Lothingland incorporation and hundred, county court district of Lowestoft, diocese of Norwich, East Suffolk, a quarter of a mile north by-west from Lowestoft, and 7 south from Yarmouth. The rural deanery of Lothingland, archdeaconry of Suffolk, and church of St. Peter is small, with low round tower. The living is a rectory, annual value 147 10s., with 10 acres of
    glebe, held hy the Rev. F. C. Fowler, M.A., of Jesus College, Cambridge, and in the patronage of Robert Cooke
    Fowler, Esq., J.P., who is lord of the manor, and owner of the
    soil, Gunton is on the coast, and there is a fine view of the
    sea from the heath, which is pleasantly situated, affording at all times a delightful promenade for the inhabitants and visitors. The population in 1861 was 73, and the area is 1,072 acres.
    Parish Clerk, William Newson. Letters received through Lowestoft, which is also the nearest money order office

    Fowler Robert Cooke,esq. J.P.. New hall
    Mobbs Robert, sen. fanner

    Steward James R. farmer
    Youngman Joseph, brick maker

    And Last updated on: Thursday, 08-Feb-2018 10:12:22 GMT