Norfolk: Bircham Newton
William White's History, Gazetteer, and Directory of Norfolk 1845
BIRCHAM-NEWTON parish has a pleasant hamlet 1 mile N. of Great Bircham,
and 15 miles N.E. of Lynn, and contains 107 inhabitants, and 1,124A. of
land, belonging to the Marquis Cholmondeley, the lord of the manor, and
patron of the rectory, valued in the King's Book at £14 6s. 8d.,
and now enjoyed by the Rev. Wm. Berry, B.A., with 47½A. of glebe, and the
rectory of Bircham-Tofts. The joint rectories were valued in 1831 at
£435. The CHURCH has a nave, chancel, and tower.
The two farmers are, Philip Jarrett and Maria Lancaster.
These pages are for personal use only. They may not be copied, and
the links within them may not be harvested for use on your own web
pages. Please see the
See also the Bircham Newton parish page.
Copyright © Pat Newby.