[Complete entry. Transcription Copyright © the late A.J. Carter, March 2001]
MATTISHALL BURGH is a small parish 1 mile N.E. of Mattishall, which contains 44 dispersed houses, 225 souls, and 605 acres of land, lying in the manors of Whinburgh, Mattishall, Tuddenham, and Bellhouse Hall ; but belonging chiefly to the Rev. J. H. Sparke and the Rev. J. Shuldham, of Wood Norton. The Church is a rectory, valued in the King's book at £3 15s. 10d., and consolidated with Hockering. The tithes were commuted in 1839, for £200. The Church Land, 5a. 2r. 3p., is let for £9. The Fuel Allotment, 18a. 3r. 30p., is let for about £22, which is expended in coals for the poor. The poor have also £10 10s. from Mary Thornton's Charity, and £2 4s. 4d. from the bequests of W. Mowting, Robert Harleston, and Mr. Barnham.
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