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Norfolk - Boughton

Francis White's History, Gazetteer and Directory of Norfolk 1854, p. 624

[Complete entry. Transcription Copyright © the late A.J. Carter, February, 2001]

BOUGHTON, a small village of dispersed houses, 1½ mile N. of Stoke Ferry, has in its parish 210 inhabitants, 44 houses, and 1,323a. 1r. 27p. of land, the property of Sir R. P. Bedingfield, Bart., the lord of the manor, except 30a. of glebe, and about 200a. belonging to Mr. Roper. The Church, dedicated to All Saints, has a square tower and three bells. The living is a discharged rectory, valued in the King's book at £10, and now having a yearly rent of £418 in lieu of tithes. Sir W. J. H. B. Ffolkes, is patron, and the Rev. Smith Churchill, incumbent. At the enclosure 42a. 3r., was allotted to the poor for fuel.

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Transcription Copyright © the late A.J. Carter, February 2001; links updated May, 2010.

1891 Census Names Index
Clackclose hundred
Downham Union
Kelly's 1883
White's 1845 and 1883 [GENUKI-NFK]
Boughton Archeology [Norfolk Heritage Explorer]
More on Boughton
More Parish Information [Geoff Lowe & Andrew Rivett]
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