Return from the 1851 Census Of Religious Worship

[Population 256.]    [Area 1290a]

PARISH CHURCH. Present morning 70; afternoon 80 Remarks The Revd Mr Simpson [Rector], gave me these numbers. Signed John Simpson, Registrar.

Ownership: Class III. Scattered village.  Benefice: gross income, 428.  sittings: not more than 150 of which half were open seats.  Double duty.  Average attendance: mornings about 50; afternoons, 80 to 100.  2 Sunday scholars.  Holy Communion four times a year; average of 20 communicants.   Rector: The Revd. M. Simpson, inst 1829; resided.  A few Baptists1

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  1. [S64] T. C. B. Timmins, 1851 Census Of Religious Worship.