In 1870-72, John Marius Wilson's Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales described Monk Soham like this:
SOHAM-MONK, a parish, with a village, in Hoxne district, Suffolk; 4¼ miles WNW of Framlingham r. station. Post town, Wickham-Market. Acres, 1,569. Real property, £3,153. Pop., 442. Houses, 86. The property is subdivided. The living is a rectory in the diocese of Norwich. Value, £530.* Patron, the Rev. R. H. Groome. There are a parochial school, and charities £80.
GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, History of Monk Soham in Mid Suffolk | Map and description, A Vision of Britain through Time.
Date accessed: 29th March 2017
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