1890 The church bells of Suffolk by Raven

The church bells of Suffolk; a chronicle in nine chapters, with a complete list of the inscriptions on the bells, and historical notes by Raven, John James, 1833-1906 Available here on archive.org  can be viewed or downloaded as a pdf Relevant text: 498. WALDRINGFiELD ^// &/V;/i-. i Bell. Bell. Stephen Brame Churchwarden T. G. 17 14. … Read more1890 The church bells of Suffolk by Raven

Waldringfield’s ring of Churches

In 1999 David Aldred wrote an article in the River Deben Association magazine1 which was rediscovered whilst searching for articles relevant to Waldringfield. This described a surprising circular arrangement of other Churches around Waldringfield at a radius of two old Suffolk miles. Also W.G.Arnott2 suggests the locations of local Churches relate to pre seawall access … Read moreWaldringfield’s ring of Churches

Waldringfield and District by Walter Tye

      GENERAL OUTLINE (1850-1950) IN 1850 Waldringfield was but a small insignificant village, with a few scattered houses and some seven score of inhabitants. With the exception of the old Rectory, now known as River’s Hall, and a few farm houses, the cottages generally were small, with little windows peeping out from under … Read moreWaldringfield and District by Walter Tye

Book Panel on Church

All Saints Church [PIC Church] Domesday lists 640 settlements in Suffolk of which 178 had mills and 345 had churches but no mention of ours.1 Those at Martlesham and Newbourne are both believed to be eleventh century or earlier. The extant architecture of All Saints at Waldringfield is described as Early English, probably thirteenth to fourteenth century 23.  … Read moreBook Panel on Church

Analysis of circular arrangement of Churches

Based on 1999 circle of Churches around Waldringfield in RDA In 1999 David Aldred wrote an article in the RDA Deben magazine which described a surprising circular arrangement of other Churches around Waldringfield at a radius of two old Suffolk miles.  Also W.G.Arnott mentions the transport of stone fonts from Norfolk by water and accessibility … Read moreAnalysis of circular arrangement of Churches

Rev Alfred Suart

Born in Vevey Switerland 28/7/1817. Pensioner at Christ’s College Cambs. 9/11/1835 Pensioner Sydney Sussex College Cambridge 18/10/1836 B. A. 1840 Ordained at Chichester 1842. Curate at Bepton, Somerset 1842/1845 Rector of Waldringfield Suffolk 1848-1862 Latterly Lloyds House Tunbridge Wells and Brighton. Went to Tonbridge School, [who might have more information] Mrs. Rowana Maud Suart, aged … Read moreRev Alfred Suart