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paying scot and lot, and not receiving alms: number of voters, 500. Here there was a College: St. Editha, daughter of King Edgar, founded here a Convent, which became a College afterwards, and valued at 42/. 2s. 4'/., now worth 842/. 6s. 8d.; granted, 23 Eliz., to Edward Downing and Peter Ashton. An Hospital, founded, 15 Edw. I., by Philip Marmion, for the I'remonstratensian Friars; and he gave them in Ashfield pasturo for four oxen and two horses, under condition of praying for his soul; yearly value 3/. 6«. 8d., now worth 66/. 13s. 4d.

TATENHILL, 3 miles W.S.W. from Burton-on-Trent. Popula. 2,059.

TEAN.—See Checkley. J mile distant N.W. Fairs, April lOj Nov. 12, pedlary.

TETTENHALL-REGIS with TETTENHALL-CLERICORUM,l§mile N.W. from Wolverhampton. Popula. 2,478. Here there was a College, fonnded in King Edgar's reign; valuo 21/. 6s. 8rf. yearly, now worth 426/. 13s. 4d.; granted, S Edw. VI., to Walter Wrottesley.

TETTENHALL-CLERICORUM. — See Tettenhall-Regis.

THORPE-CONSTANTINE, 3 miles N.E. from Tamworth. Popula. 40.

THREE-FARMS, inEccleshall parish, and popula, included therein.

THROW LEY.—See Ham.

THURSFIELD, in Wolstanton parish, and popula, included therein. 3| miles distant N.

TIDDESLEY-HAY (Extra Par.), 2 miles N.E. from Penkridge. Popula. 43.

TILLINGTON, in St. Mary's parish, Lichfield, and popula, included therein.

TIPTON.or TIBBINGTON,2 milesS.W. from Wednesbury. Popula. 11,546.

TITTISWORTH, in Leek parish, and popula, included therein. 1¿ mile distant N.

TIXALL, 3 miles E. from Stafford. Popula. 198.

TOXT.—See Morrage. 1$ mile S.E. from Ipstones.

TRENTHAM, 2$ miles S. from Newcastle. Popula. 2,203. Here there was an AuRustine Priory, founded in the time of Henry I,, on the ruins of a Convent,

founded in the yesr 680, by King Ethelred, for his daughter, St. Werburgh^ who died there an Abbess; value 106/. os. 10<i. yearly, now worth 2,123/. 16s. 8d.; granted, 30 Hen. VIII., to Charles Duke of Suffolk.

TRESCOTT.—See Pirton. 1 mile distant S.

TRYSUL and SEISDON, 4 miles S.W. from Wolverhampton. Popula. 539.

TUNSTALL, in Adbaston parish, and popula, included therein. ¿ mile distant E.

TUNSTALL-COURT, in Wolstanton parish, and popula, included therein. 2 miles distant N.

TUTBURY, 3 miles N.W. from Burton. Popula. 1,444. Market, Tues.; fairs, Feb. 14, Aug. 15, Dec. 1, some few horned cattle. Here there ivas a Benedictine Priory, founded in the year 1080, by Henry do Ferrers; rents244/. 16s. 8<i., now worth 4,896/. 13s. id.; granted, 6 Edw. VI., to Sir William Cavendish. i

UTTOXETER, 135 miles N.W. by N. from London. Popula. 4,658. Market, Wed.; fairs, Tuesday before Old-Candlemas, and Thursday in Easter-week, May 6, June 3, July 4, 31, horned cattle and sheep; Sept. 1, 19, Nov. 11, 27, black colts, and horned cattle.

WALL, in St. Michael parish, Lichfield, and popula, included therein. 1J mile distant S.'

WALSALL, 126 miles N.W. from London. Popula. 11,914. Market, Tues.; fairs, Feb. 24, Whit-Tuesday, horses and homed cattle; Tuesday before Old Michaelmas-day, horses, cattle, cheose, and onions.

WALSALL-FOREIGN, in the above parish, and popula, included therein.

WALTON, in Eccleshall parish, and popula, included therein. | mile distant S.E.

WARSFORD, in Allstonefield parish, and popula, included therein.

WATER-EATON, in Penkridge parish, and popula, included therein. 2 miles distant S.

WATERFALL, 5§ miles S.E. from Leek. Popula. 534.

WEDGWOOD, in Wolstanton parish, and popula, included therein.

WEDNESBURY, 125 miles N.W. from London. Popula. 6,471. Market, Fri.; fairs, May 6, Ang. 4, pedlary.

WEDNESFIELD, in Wolverhampton parish, and popula. included therein. 2 miles distant N.E.

WEEFORD, 4 miles W. from Tamwortb. Popula. 440.

WESTON-UNDER-LIZARD, 4 miles W.N.W. from Brewood. Popula. 296.

WESTON-UPON-TRENT, 4 miles N.E. from Stafford. Popula. 475.

WESTON-COYNEY, in Caverewall parish, and popula. included therein. A mile distant W.

WESTON-JONES, in Norbury parish, and popula. included therein. 1 mile distant W.

WETTON, 6§ miles E. from Leek. Popula. 609.

WHEATON-ASTON, in Lapley parish, and popula. included therein. 1 mile distant W.

WHISTON, in Penkridge parish, and popula. included therein. 1J mile distant W.

WHISTON, in Kingsley parish, and popula. included therein. lj mile distant N.E.

WHITGREAVE. in St. Mary's parish, Lichfield, and popula. included therein.

WHITMORE, 3 miles S.W. from Newcastle. Popula. 302.

WHITTINGTON, 3 miles N.W. from Tamworth. Popula. 723.

WICHNOR, in Tatenhill parish, and popula. included therein. :>{ miles distant S.W.

WIGGINTON, in Tamworth parish, and popula. included therein. 1$ mile distant N.

WILLENHALL.inWolverhampton parish, and popula. included therein. 3 miles distant E.

WINN1NGTON, in Muckleston parish, and popula. included therein. J mile distant N.

WOLSELEY, in Colwicli parish, and popula. included therein. 1 \ mile N.W. from Rudgley.

WOLVERHAMPTON, 131 miles N.W. from London. Popula. 36,838. Market,

Wed.; fair, July 10, all sorts of goodi Here there was a College, or Monastery, built in the year 996, and smplt endowed by a pious widow, Wulfruna; underwent many alterations in aftertimes, and finally became one of the King's Free Chapels; the Deanery r»lued, 26Hen. VIII., at 38/. yearly; and five Prebends, 28/.; both sums would make nowl,320/.; granted. T Edw.Vl., to John Duke of Northumberland.

WOMBOURNE, 3 miles S. from Woitwhamplon. Popula. 1,478.

WOODEATON, in Church-Eaton parish, and popula. included therein. 1 nil* distant N.W.

WOODFORD-GRANGE (Extra P«r.), 4 miles S.W. from Wolverhampton. Popula. 14.

WOODHOUSE, in St. Michael ptrisl, Lichfield, and popula. included therein. lj mile distant W.

WOODLANDS, in Uttoxeter parish, and popula. included therein.

WOOLEY, in Brewood parish, and popula. included therein.

WOOLLASTON, in Bradley parish. Cottleston hundred, and popula. included therein. 1} mile distant S.W.

WOOLSTANSTON, 2 miles N.from Newcastle. Popula. 8,572.

WOOTTON, in Eccleshall parish, and popula. included therein. 1$ mile distant S.

WORSTON, in St. Mary and St. Chad parish, Stafford, and popula. included therein.

WROTTESLEY, in Tettenhall parish, and popula. included therein. 2J miles distant W.

WYRLEY (Great), in Cannock parish, and popula. included therein. 2 miles distant S.

WYRLEY (Little).—See Norton-und«

Cannock. 1 mile distant S. YARLETT, in Weston-upon-Trent parish.

and popula. included therein. 5 mile*

N. from Stafford.

YATE (Great).—See Croxden. J mile

distant N.W. YOXHALL, 4 miles S.E. from Abbou

Bromley. Popula. 1,766. Fair, Sept. 1.

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A Maritime County. It is bounded on the North by Norfolk; on the Kast hj the German Ocean; on the South by Essex; and on the West by Cambridge. It is about 47 miles in length, and about 27 in breadth. It is divided into 21 hundreds; Babergh, Blackburn, Blything, Bosmere and Claydon, Carlford, Cobneis, Coeford, Hartesmere, Hoxne, Lackt'ord, Loes, Mutford and Lothingland, Plomesgate, Risbridge, Samford, Stow, Thedwestry, 'Липкое, Thredling, Wangford, Wilford. The principal HiVers of this county are, the Gipping, the Stour, the Deben, the Wavenev, the Little Ouse, the Aid, the Blythe, the Larke. '1Ъе Market-towns are, Aldborough, Becclee, Bildestqn, Brandon, Botesdale, Bungay, Bury-St.-Edmunds, Clare, Debenham, Dunwich, Eye, Framlingham, Hadleigh, Halesworth, Haverhill, Ipswich, Ixworth, Laven bam, Lowestoft, Mendlesham, Mildenhall, Needham-Market, Norland, Orford, Saxmundham, Southwold, Stowmarket, Sudbury, and Woodbridge. It is in the Province Of Canterbury, chiefly in the Diocese Of Norwicq, but partly in that of Canterbury, and in the Norfolk Circuit. Suffolk returns 16 members to parliament; two for the county, and two for each of the boronghs of Aldborough, Dunwich, BurvSt.-Edmunds, Eye, Ipswich, Orford and Sudbnry. It contains 1512 square miles, or 967,680 acres; and 510 parishes. It had 52 monastic establishments, and 56 public charities; it has 23 parishes containing less than 100 inhabitants each; 97 parishes with no parsonage-houses; 109 parishes with parsonage-houses unfit to dwell in; the Poor-rates were, in 1818, 285.007Í.lis. 6W.; the number of pauper» 28,577; the rental of the county, according to a return made to parliament in 1818. was 1,127,4042. 2.». 9Jd.; the population, according to a return laid be. fore parliament in 1821, was 270,542 ; the number of inhabited houses, in 1321, was 42,773; of uninhabited ones, 656; the poor-rates bear the proportion of one-foun h of the rental; the number of paupers, compared with the number of houses, ie one to every two; the

poor-rates in 1776, were 55,8992.; the number of persons to every square mile of this county, is 185; the number of acres to a person, 3; the number of acres to a house, 25; the male population in 1821, was 132,410; the families employed in agriculture were in number 30,795; the families employed in handicraft were 17,418 in number; the number of other families was 6,851. The agricultural male population 74,051; able labourers 37,025; the number of acres in this county to every able-bodied labourer 26. Suffolk is a a level county, and purely an agricultural one. The soil varies less, perhaps, than does that of any other county of England, and it is, generally speaking, a strong loam on a clay or marl bottom. In the northwest corner, there is a considerable district of fen-land, about Mildenhall aud Brandon, consisting of light bog, or peat surface, with marl below. The produce of the county is wheat, beans, barley, oats, clover, turnips, and very generally following in that order. It is one of the most productive and most skilfully-tilled of our counties. In some parts there are extensive dairies, producing excellent butter, for the markets of the county and for London, but the cheese is yery inferior. The horses of this county «re very well known to be of the very best for agricultural purposes; strong, yet light, and of excellent courage and great durability. The breed of cows is also very famous: they are rather small, hornless, with but little dewlap, with clean, well-formed limbs, and great productiveness. The sheep are of the Norfolk breed, excepting where of late they have been changed for that of the South-Downs. This county is almost unrivalled in productiveness of game; and for rabbits it is certainly unequalled. What woodland there is in it may be traced from the north-east to the north-west corner of it; but, though for the greater part ah enclosed, it is not a woody county. It has no mines of any kind, nor has it any manufactures worthy of mention.

ACTON, 3 miles S.S.W. from Lavenbam. Popula. 553. Fair, July 6,

AKENHAM, 3 miles N. from Ipswich. Popula. 120.

ALPEBURGH, 95 milos N.E. from London. Popula. 1,212. Market, Wed. and Sat.; fairs, March 1, May 3, toys. A corporate town, having twelve superior and twelve inferior burgesses, from whom two bailiffs are appointed. Sends two mtmbers to parliament: right of election in the corporation, and freemen not receiving alms: number of voters, about 35.

ALDERTON, 6§ miles S.W. from Qrford. Popula. 506.

ALDHAM, 1$ mile N.E. from Hadleigh. Popula. 292.

ALDRINGHAM, 4 miles S.E. from Sarmundham. Popula. 315. Fairs, Oct. 11, Dec. 11.

ALL-SAINTS (South-Elmham), 4$ miles N.W. by N. from Halesworth. Popula. 239. •

ALPIIETON, 2J miles W.N.W. from Lavenbam. Popula. 264.

AMPTON, 4} miles N. from Bury-St.Edmunds. Popula. 117.

ANDREW (St. Ilketehall), 6 miles N. from Halesworth. Popula. 472.

ASHHY, 5| miles S.W. from Yarmouth. Popula. 34.

ASH-BOCKING, 6 miles N. from Ipswich. Popula. 248.

ASIIFIELD (Groat), 4J miles S.E. from Ixworth. Popula. S45.

ASIIFIELD with THORPE, 3 miles E. from Debenham. Topula. 309.

ASPALL, 1J mile N. from Debenham.

Popula 109. ASSINGTON, 3 miles N.W. from Ney

land. Popula. 533. ATHELINGTON, 5 miles N.N.E. from

Debenham. Popula. 100.

BACTON, 3 miles W. from Mendlcsham. Popula. 715.

BADINGHAM, 6 miles S.W. from Halesworth. Popula. 816.

BADLEY, 2 miles S. from Stow-Market. Popula. 84.

BADWELL-ASH, 3 miles S.E. from Ixworth. Popula. 427.

BARDWELL, 2 miles N. from Ixworth. Popula. 687.

BARHAM, 4 miles N. from Ipswich. Popula. 815.

BARKING, 1 mile S.W. from Needhsm. Popula. 1,687.

BARNARDISTON, 3$ miles N.E. from Haverhill. Popula. 175.

BARNBY, 3{ miles E. from Beccles. Popula. 262.

BARNIIAM, 7 miles N.W. from Ixworth. and 2J miles S. from Thetford. Popula. 369.

BARNINGHAM, 4 miles N.N.E. from lxworth. Popula. 424.

BARROW, 5 miles W. from Bury-SLEdmunds. Popula. 755. Fair, May 1.

BARSHAM, 2 miles W. from Beech* Popula. 192.

BARTON (Great), 4 miles S.W. from Ixwortb. Popula. 702.

BARTON-MILLS, 1 milo E. from Mildenhall. Popula. 523.

BATTISFORD, 1{ mile S.W. from Needham. Popula. 421.

BAWDSEY, 7 miles S.S.E. from Woodbridge. Popula. 414.

BAYLEHAM, 2§ miles S.S.E. from Neecham. Popula. 237.

BECCLES, 110 miles N.E. from London. Popula. 3,493. Market, Sat.; fairs, Whit-Monday, June 29, Oct. 2, horses and petty chapmen.

BEDFIELD, 4 miles N.E. from Debenham. Popula. 319.

BEDINGFIELD, 4$ miles N. from Debenham. Populn. 318.

BEAI.INGS (Great), 2 miles W. from

Woodbridge. Popula. 339. BEAL1NGS (Little), 2§ miles W. from

Woodbridge. Popula. 262. BELSTEAD, 3 miles S.W. from Ipswich.

Popula. 255. BEN HALL, 1 milo W. from Saxmundbam.

Popula. 710. BENTLEY, 5 miles S.W. from Ipswich.

• Popula. 366. BERGHOLT (East), 8 miles S.W. from

Ipswich, and 3 miles N.W. from Man

ningtree. Popula. 1,246. Fair, July

22, toys. BETTON, 3$ miles S.W. from Yarmouth.

Popula. 385.

BEYTOX or BEIGHTON, 5 miles S. from Ixworth. Popula. 238.

BILDESTON" or BILSON, 63 miles N.E. from London. Popula. 814. Market, Wed.; fairs, Ash-Wednesday, HolyThursday, wearing apparel and toys.

BIN'ACRE, 5 miles N. from Southwould. Popula. 224.

BLAKENHAM (Great}, 3J miles S.E. from Needham. Popula. 162.

BLAKENHAM (Little), 3J miles S.S.E. from Needham. Popula. 120.

BLAXHALL, 4 miles S.W. from Saxmundham. Popula. 474.

BLUNDESTON, 3 miles N.W. from Lowestoft. Popula. 448.

BLYTHBURGH with HINTON md BULCAMP, 4 miles S.E. from Halesworth. Popula. 513. Fair, April 5, toys. At this place there was an Augustine Priory, settled bv Hen. I.; rents 48/. 8s. 10d., now worth 968/. 16s. Sd.; granted, 30 Hen. VIII., to Sir Arthur Hopton.

BLYTHFORD, 2 miles E. from Halesworth. Popula. 163.

BOTESDALE, 86 miles N.E. from London. Popula. 584. Market, Thurs.; fair, Holy-Thursday, cattle and toys.

BOULGE, 2$ miles N. from Woodbridge. Popula. 44.

BOXFORD, 4 miles S.W. from Hadleigh. Popula. 944. Fairs, Easter-Monday, Dec. SI, toys.

BOXTED, 6 miles W. from Lavenliam. Popula. 196. Fair, W bit-Monday, cattle.

BOYTON, 3 miles W.S.W. from Orford. Popula. 208.

BRADFIELD-COMBUST, 4$ miles N.N.W. from Lavenbam. Popula. 146.

BRADFIELD (St. Clare), 5 miles N. from Lavenhani. Popula. 201.

BRADFIELD (St. George), 6 miles N. from Lavenbam. Popula. 409.

BRADLEY (Great), 4} miles N. from Haverhill. Popula. 487.

BRADLEY (Little), 4 miles N. from Haverhill. Popula. 31.

BRADWELL, 2§ miles S.W. from Yarmouth. Popula. 272.

BRAISEWORTH, 1J mile S. from Eye. Popula. 170.

BRAMFIELD, 2 miles S. from Halesworth. Popula. 630.

BRAMFORD, 3 miles W.N.W. from Ipswich. Popula. 855.

BRAMPTON, 41 miles N.E. from Haleswortb. Popula. 255.

BRANDESTON, 3 miles S.W. from Fraralinghum. Popula. 458.

BRANDON, 79 miles N. from London. Popula. 1,770. Fairs, Feb. 14, June 11, Nov. 11, cattle, toys, &c. ^

BRANTHAM, 2 miles N. from Manningtree. Popula. 385.

BREDFIELD, 3 miles N. from Wood, bridge. Popula. 402.

BRENT-ELEIGH, 1} mile E. from Lavenham. Popula. 298.

BRETTENHAM, 3 miles N. from Bildestow. Popula. 280.

BR1CETT (Great), 3J miles S.W. from. Needham. Popula. 290. Fair, July 5, butter, sheep, and toys.

BRIGHTWELL, 4J miles E. from Ipswich. Popula. 73.

BROCKFORDand WETHERINGSETT, 9 miles S.W. by S. from Eye, and 1 mile N.E. from Mendlesham. Popula. 937.

BROCKLEY, 5$ miles S. from Bury-St.Edinunds. Popula. 276.

BROMESWELL, 2 miles E. from Woodbridge. Popula. 185.

BROOME, 2 miles N. from Eye. Popula. 324.

BRUISYARD, 4 miles N.W. from Saxmundham. Popula. 269. Here there was a Nunnery of Minoresses, founded at Ash) by Maud Countess of Ulster, in the year 1354; yearly value 56(.2s.1(/., now worth 1,122/. Is. 8d.; granted, SO Hen. VIII., to Nicholas Hare.

BRUNDISH, 3§ miles N. from Framlinghiini. Popula. 427.

BUCKLESHAM, 4j mile* S.E. from Ipswich. Popula. 269.

BULCAMP.—See Blythburgh. j mile

distant N.

BUNGAY, 107 miles N-E- f">m London.

Popula. 1,313. It consists of the two

parishes of Holy-Trinity and St. Mary.

Market, Thurs. j fairs, May 14, horses

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