Wat Thung Yi was situated off the city island in the northeastern area in Phai Ling sub-district.

The former monastery was located southwest of
Wat Phraya Tikaram. There are no traces found in situ.

The historical background and period of construction of the temple are unknown.

The monastery was not mentioned on Phraya Boran Rachathanin's map drafted in 1926.
Text by Tricky Vandenberg - September 2010