Suffolk and Pub History in progress

Search UK, and London. Try the NEW London 1832 street directory

History of Suffolk - Ixsworth 1865

Post Office Directory of 1865.

For a considerable more detail and Suffolk Pubs, visit my other historical Pub sites, including Suffolk Villages & Towns

KNETTISHALL is a parish, in Blackbourn hundred, Thetford union and county court district, rural deanery of Blackbourn, archdeaconry of Sudbury, and diocese of Ely, West Suffolk, 4 miles south-by-west from East Harling, and 8 north-by-east from Ixworth. The church, consolidated with Riddlesworth, is named All Saints. The living is a discharged rectory; has now a rent-charge of 120, with about 27 acres ot glebe, awarded in lieu of tithes, in the gift of T. Thornhill, Esq., and held by the Rev. William Darby, M.A., of Riddlesworth. William Mathew, Esq., of Knettishall Hall, is the principal occupant, and farms nearly the whole of the land in this parish. Thomas Thornhill Esq., is lord of the manor. The population in 1861 was 84, and the area is 1,024 acres.
Parish Clerk, James Bolenbroke.
Letters through East Harling, which is also the nearest money order office
Mathew William, esq. The Hall
Bolenbroke John, brick maker

And Last updated on: Thursday, 08-Feb-2018 10:15:56 GMT