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    Harkstead, Suffolk Villages & Towns - History, Genealogy & Trade Directories

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    Harkstead 1841 census transcriptions ; Harkstead Public Houses

    Whites 1855 Directory

    HARKSTEAD, a village and parish, 7 miles S. by E. of Ipswich, has 341 souls, and 1726A. 3R. 32P. of land, stretching northward to the estuary of the Stour, and belonging to John Berners, Henry Hill, and E. B. Venn, Esqs. Mr. Berners is lord of the manor, which was held by Odo de Campania, at the Domesday surrey. The Church (St. Mary) has a tower and five bells. The rectory, valued in K.B. at 411. 3s. 9d., and now at 518 is in the patronage and incumbency of the Rev. Ralph Berners, M.A., of Erwarton, who has 55A. 1B. 26P. of glebe, and a yearly rent charge of .479, awarded in lieu of tithes, in 1839. Here was formerly, a chapel, dedicated to St. Clement, and its site is still known, at the corner of a field called Chapel down, though it has long been cultivated.

    Alderton Win. cattle dealer
    Battell Wm. carpenter Ac vict. Rose
    Burgess Jph. & Driver Wm. shoemakers
    Goose Rt. & Wells Wm. shoemakers
    Gosling Rev Fras. Chas. B.A. curate
    Granger Benj. shopr. & wheelwright
    Jordan James, wheelwright
    Last Leonard, parish clerk
    Linley Thomas, shopkeeper
    Mayhew Abraham, blacksmith
    Mayhew Absolam, saddler, &c
    Pooley Wm. joiner and builder
    Rivers Charlotte, shopkeeper
    Roper Robert, gentleman
    Scott George, manager of Mr Berners Brickyard

    FARMERS.
    Abbott Abraham, Vale Farm
    Allen Samuel, Harkstead Hall
    Hart James
    Kemball Robert
    Rudland Edward Win.
    Wood S.
    Rudland Thomas Marsden
    Wrinch Robert Henry, Nether Hall
    CARRIERS, James Alderton and Wm.
    Holden, to Ipswich, daily

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    Harkstead 1865 Post Office Directory

    HARKSTEAD is a parish and village, in Samford hundred and union, Ipswich county court district, East Suffolk), 7 miles east from Manningtree station, and 7 south from Ipswich, extending to the estuary of the Stour. The church of St. Mary is a neat structure, with a square tower and 5 bells. The register extends hack to the early part of the seventeenth century. The living is a rectory, tithes commuted at 470, with 55 acres of glebe land, in the gift of Mr. Ralph Berners, and held by the Rev. Herbert Bree, M.A., of Caius College, Cambridge. Here was formerly a chapel, dedicated to St. Clement. The population in 1861 was 380, and the area is 2,266 acres. John Berners, Esq., Bree Rev. Herbert, M.A. (rector) of Woolverstone Hall, is lord of the manor, which was held by Odo de Campania at the Domesday Survey, and is also chief landowner.
    Parish Clerk, Peter Abbott.
    POST OFFICE.—Peter Abbott, sub-postmaster. Letters
    arrive from Ipswich at 8.30 a.m.; dispatched at 5.20 p.m.;
    Sunday at 10.30. Ipswich is also the nearest money order office & post office savings bank
    CARRIERS TO IPSWICH—Thomas Allen, monday, tuesday, thursday, friday & Saturday; William Holden, daily
    COMMERCIAL.
    Abbott Abraham, farmer
    Allen Benjamin, farmer, The New house
    Allen Samuel, farmer, The Hull
    Allen Thomas, carrier
    Granger Benjamin, shopkeeper
    Green (Mrs.), farmer
    Hart Jacob, farmer
    Holden William, carrier & shopkeeper
    Howlett Benjamin, Rose
    Hunt Samuel, blacksmith & carpenter
    Jordan Joseph, wheelwright
    Kemball Robert, farmer, Knights farm
    Mayhcw Absalom .saddle & harness maker
    Mayhew David, blacksmith
    Pooley William, bricklayer
    Rudland Edward William, farmer
    Rudland Thomas Mars ton, farmer, Beaumont hall
    Rush Mary(Mrs.), farmer. Parsonage farm
    Scott George, brick & tile maker
    Wells William, shoe maker
    Wrinch Robert, farmer


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