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Norfolk - Tunstall

Kelly's Directory for Cambridgeshire, Norfolk & Suffolk, 1883, p. 533.

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TUNSTALL is a parish 14 miles south-east from Norwich, 8 west from Yarmouth and 4 north from Reedham station, in the Southern division of the county, Walsham hundred, Blofield union, Great Yarmouth county court district, rural deanery of Blofield and archdeaconry and diocese of Norwich. The church of SS. Peter and Paul is in a dilapidated condition: the tower and nave are in ruin, the chancel, which has been renovated, being the only part of it fit for the performance of divine service. The register dates from the year 1577. The living is a vicarage, yearly value 66, in the gift of the Bishop of Norwich and held since 1840 by the Rev. Thomas Cornfield Haddon LL.B. of St. John's College, Cambridge, who resides at Yarmouth. The chief landowners are A. C. Fountaine esq. Edward Boult esq. and Sir Henry J. Stracey bart. D.L., J.P. and the trustees of the late S. Batley. The soil is mixed; subsoil, sand and clay. The chief crops are wheat, barley and oats. The area is 1,612 acres; rateable value, 2,276; the population in 1881 was 106.



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Transcription © Copyright E.C.("Paddy") Apling, August 2007; links updated February 2010.

1891 Census Names Index
White's 1845 and 1883 [both GENUKI-NFK]
Tunstall archeology [Norfolk History Explorer]
More on Tunstall [GENUKI-NFK]
More Parish information [Geoff Lowe & Andrew Rivett]
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