Norfolk: Great Cressingham
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Great Cressingham is about 6 miles S.S.E. of Swaffham.
See also Little Cressingham.
See Norfolk Parish Links: Cemeteries
See also Norfolk Parish Links: Censuses
- Until 1857, the parish was in the Peculiar of Great Cressingham.
- In 1883 the parish was in the Deanery of Cranwich, in the archdeaconry of Norfolk.
- The parish church is dedicated to St Michael.
Nearby Churches of all denominations.
- Church of St Michael
- Description and pictures.
- Methodist Church
- Minister, services, picture, etc.
Follow the link to the home page, then search for the church.
- Chapman, Cecil F.
- Cressingham and its chapels: Great Cressingham New Methodist Chapel,
50th anniversary, 1932-1982.
[Great Cressingham, 1982]
See also Norfolk Parish Links: Church Records
- Marriages 1557-1812
- See Phillimore's Marriage Registers, Volume 3.
- These are included in
Boyd's Marriage Index.
- Birch, Charles George Roberts
- On certain brasses at Necton and Great Cressingham.
[Norwich, Norfolk and Norwich Archaeological Society,
in "Norfolk Archaeology", vol.12, 1895]
For the civil registration of births, marriages and deaths between 1837
and 1930 (and for the censuses from 1851 to 1901), Great Cressingham
Swaffham Registration District.
See also Norfolk Parish Links: Civil Registration
Description and Travel
See also Norfolk Parish Links: Description and Travel
- Great Cressingham Mill
See also Norfolk Parish Links: Directories
Great Cressingham is in South Greenhoe hundred.
Land and Property
See Norfolk Parish Links: Land and Property
- Manor Court Rolls of Great Cressingham 1328-29
- From "English Manorial Documents" by E.P. Cheyney, 1907.
- Chandler, Henry W.
- Five court rolls of Great Cressingham in the county of Norfolk.
Court rolls in Latin, with English translation, introduction
[London, Printed by Eyre and Spottiswoode, 1885]
- Modern and Historical Maps
- Maps of the parish.
Poorhouses, Poor Law, etc
- Great Cressingham National School
- A Victorian school experience.
See Norfolk Parish Links: Voting Registers
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