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Norfolk - Mundham

Kelly's Directory for Cambridgeshire, Norfolk & Suffolk, 1883, p. 399.

[Complete entry. Transcription Copyright © E.C."Paddy" Apling]

MUNDHAM is a village and parish, 2½ miles west from Loddon, 6 north from Ditchingham station an 9½ south-east from Norwich, in the Southern division of the county, Loddon hundred, Loddon and Clavering union, county court district of Bungay and Beccles , rural deanery of East Brooke, archdeaconry of Norfolk and diocese of Norwich. The church of St. Peter is a small ancient structure of flint with stone dressings, in the Norman style, consisting of chancel, nave, north aisle, lofty square tower with pinnacles, 3 bells and south porch with perfect Norman arches. The register dates from the year 1566. The living is a vicarage annexed to Seething. joint yearly value £250 with house at Seething, in the gift of the trustees of the Great Hospital, Norwich, and held since 1881 by the Rev. Charles Hocking Hicks, who resides at Seething. Here are the ruins of a second church, which was dediated to St. Ethelbert. The allotment to the poor is 3A. 2R. let at £6, they have also a yearly rent-charge of 29s. left by Thomas Spooner in 1680, together with 10s. left by a donor unknown. Viscount Canterbury, who is lord of the manor, Jonathan Farrow esq. and Edward Stephen Osmond Clarke esq, are the principal landowners. The soil is mixed; subsoil, sand and brick earth. The chief crops are wheat, oats and barley. The area is 1,527 acres; rated at £2,253; the population in 1881 was 205.


Letters received through Norwich, viā Brooke. The nearest money order & telegraph office is at Loddon. WALL LETTER BOX cleared at 3.30 p.m. week days only

Transcription Copyright © E.C. ("Paddy") Apling, January 2011.

1891 Census Names Index
White's 1854
White's 1845 and 1883 [GENUKI-NFK]
Mundham Archeology [Norfolk Heritage Explorer]
Mundham postmill [Jonathan Neville]
More on Mundham [GENUKI-NFK]
More Parish Information [Geoff Lowe & Andrew Rivett]
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