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Norfolk - South Raynham

Francis White's History, Gazetteer and Directory of Norfolk 1854, p. 702

[Complete entry. Transcription Copyright © the late A.J. Carter, December 2000]

RAYNHAM (SOUTH), or Raynham St. Martin, 5 miles S.W. by S. of Fakenham, has in its parish 32 houses, 155 souls, and 1,033 acres of land, nearly all the property of Capt. John Townshend, R.N., the lord of the manor, impropiator, and patron of the Church, which is dedicated to St. Martin, and is a vicarage, valued in the King's book at £6, and consolidated with Helhoughton, in the incumbency of the Rev. Hy. T. Lee, M.A. It was augmented in 1810 with £200 Queen Anne's Bounty. The poor have £3 6s. 8d. yearly from Lady Berkeley's charity. Post Office at Jas. Harper's ; letters arrive at 9 a.m., and are despatched at 5.15 p.m.

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Transcription Copyright © the late A.J. Carter, December 2000; links updated January 2011.

1891 Census Names Index
Gallow hundred
Walsingham union
Kelly's 1883
Raynham Archeology [Norfolk Heritage Explorer]
More on South Raynham [GENUKI-NFK]
More Parish Information [Geoff Lowe and Andrew Rivett]
And see East Raynham and West Raynham
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