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Sunday 13th February

9.30 am

Morning Prayer

 

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20th February 2022

9.30 am

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Information

1921 census

To view the 1921 census summary click here.

Parish Records

Details of transcripts of the Parish Records from 1606 to 1875 are available here.

Queen's Platinum Jubilee

The Queen will be celebrating 70 years of service in 2022. Details of national and local events available here.

Defibrillator

A defibrillator is now available at the Village Hall and can be accessed in the event of someone having a heart attack. More information is available here.

Our Diocese

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Parish Magazine

A digital copy of the latest magazine, and those for previous months, is available here.

 

 

 

Sale of Campsea Ashe Estate

 

The Campsea Ashe estate was auctioned after the death of Viscount Ullswater, James Lowther, in 1949. The Estate comprised of:

• The High House

• 13 Dairy and Mixed Farms

• a fully licensed free house

• 25 other houses and cottages

• 160 acres of standing timber

• arable and marshlands.

The Estate totalled 2,717 acres in Campsea Ashe, Blaxhall and Tunstall as well as pockets of land in places such as Farnham and Snape. 

The auction was held at The Crown & Anchor Hotel, Ipswich on Wednesday 9th November 1949 and the jopint auctioneers were Hampton & Sons and W C Mitchell & Son.

The auction catalogue can be downloaded here.

The Times of 27th August 1949 described the sale as follows:

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