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Barham Suffolk - Look!

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Jan Report 27 Jul 2004 09:21

On eBay at the moment (Item number: 2259597143 ) On offer here is an original manuscript rent collectors daybook for the village of Barham in Suffolk, which is just north of Ipswich. There are 324 entries over 24 pages, with each entry giving the name of the owner, that of the occupier, type of land (arable/cottage/garden/wood/meadow, etc) and overall acreage of each plot. Surnames noted are: Fenn, Meadows, Wright, Brooke, Bellman, Boldwin, Allwood, Chaplain, Sponer, Borley, Smyth, Skippins, Leeds, Taylor, Gooch, Palmer, Turner, Beame, Barfield, Street, Cockrell, Barrett, Carr, Lockard, Wood, Copping, Keen, Middleton, Fletcher, Perry, Fowle, Haggar, Rushbrook, Grimwade, Martin, Kirby, James, Howard, Jerrod, Cope, Calthorpe, Chittock, Peecock, Stinson, Ling, Kingsbury, and Marsh,