The Church (St. Mary Magdalen) is a discharged rectory, valued in the King's Book at £9. 7s. 11d., and now having a yearly rent of about £500, awarded in 1844, in lieu of tithes. John Collison, Esq, is patron, and the Rev. Henry Collison, incumbent.
The Fuel Allotment, awarded in 1775, is 20A., on which the poor turn asses and geese, and cut whins and turf. They have also £1. 12s. a year, left by Richard Farrar, out of land, now belonging to the Rev. Robt. Hankinson; and £2. 3s. 4d. yearly for distributions of bread, left by one Warner, out of land, now the property of Lord Sondes.
Doy Robt. blacksmith Holman Geo. shopkeeper Toplar Wm. blacksmith and vict., Punch Bowl Ward Wm. beer seller farmers. Green Philip Green Wm. Hopson Jas. March Isaac Miles Wm. Wells Mary
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