Cretingham  Suffolk


In 1870-72, John Marius Wilson's Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales described Cretingham like this:

CRETINGHAM, a parish in Plomesgate district, Suffolk; on the river Deben, 4¼ miles WSW of Framlingham r. station. It has a post office under Wickham-Market. Acres, 1, 638. Real property, £3, 077. Pop., 343. Houses, 47. The property is divided among a few. The living is a vicarage in the diocese of Norwich. Value, £173.* Patron, the Lord Chancellor. The church is good; and there are charities £51.

Cretingham through time

Cretingham is now part of Mid Suffolk district. Click here for graphs and data of how Mid Suffolk has changed over two centuries. For statistics about Cretingham itself, go to Units and Statistics.

How to reference this page:

GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, History of Cretingham in Mid Suffolk | Map and description, A Vision of Britain through Time.


Date accessed: 29th May 2022

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