Place:Creeting St. Peter, Suffolk, England

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NameCreeting St. Peter
Alt namesCreeting-St. Petersource: Family History Library Catalog
West Creetingsource: Wilson's Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales of 1870-72
TypeParish (ancient), Civil parish
Coordinates52.183°N 1.038°E
Located inSuffolk, England
See alsoEast Stow Rural, Suffolk, Englandrural district in which it was located 1894-1934
Gipping Rural, Suffolk, Englandrural district in which it was located 1934-1974
Mid Suffolk District, Suffolk, Englanddistrict municipality covering the area since 1974
source: Family History Library Catalog

A Vision of Britain through Time provides the following description of Creeting St. Peter from John Marius Wilson's Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales of 1870-72:

"CREETING-ST. PETER, or West Creeting, a parish in Stow [registration] district, Suffolk; near the Eastern Union railway, 2½ miles SE of Stowmarket. Post town: Stowmarket. Acres: 1,335. Real property: £2,475. Population: 248. Houses: 49. The property is much subdivided. The living is a rectory in the diocese of Norwich. Value: £401. Patron: the Rev. E. Paske. The church is good."

Creeting St. Mary, Suffolk is 1.5 miles (2.4 km) SE of Creeting St Peter. This is measured directly between the two points 'as the crow flies' ignoring any geographical features such as rivers or hills. (Source: GENUKI)

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