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BARNHAM BROOM is a village 9 miles W. of Norwich, and 4 miles N. by W. of Wymondham. The parish comprises 1710 acres, and contained in 1841, 494 inhabitants; its present residents are:-
Buckenham John vet. surgeon Child Thomas blacksmith Copping John letter receiver Cranness Thos. H. shoemaker Cunningham Caleb 'Bell Inn' Gurdon Rev. Edward Rectory Hipkin Sarah school Howlett John wheelwright Howlett Matilda shopkeeper King George shopkeeper Lebbel Thomas blacksmith Loyterton Michael schoolmaster Melton George cattle dealer Packe Rev. Henry (curate) Riches Charles shopkeeper Tingay and Roberson - millers Turner Mr. William Turner Mrs. Sarah Farmers. Child Robert Outlaw John Child William Thwaites John Thurlow Cunningham John Turner John Davey Walter Vasser Caleb Field William Watson Ann Gooch Henry Wiffen John Norton Hammond Wrigglesworth John
CARRIER to Norwich, Lebbel, Wed, and Saturday at 8 morn.
See also the Barnham Broom parish page.
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