Sulhampstead Abbots

Sulhampstead Abbot’s, Berkshire

Historical Descriptions

A Topographical Dictionary of Great Britain and Ireland 1833

Sulhampstead, Abbot’s, co. Berks.

P. T. Reading (38) 6 m. SW b W. Pop. 364.

A parish in the hundred of Reading, through which runs the river Kennet. Here is a small endowed school, with a house for the master and mistress. Living, a rectory with that of Sulhampstead Bannister, in the archdeaconry of Berks and diocese of Salisbury; valued in K. B. 10l. 6s. 0½d.; church ded. to St. Bartholomew; patron, Queen’s College, Oxford.

Source: A Topographical Dictionary of Great Britain and Ireland by John Gorton. The Irish and Welsh articles by G. N. Wright; Vol. III; London; Chapman and Hall, 186, Strand; 1833.