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Cromer is about 10 miles N. of Aylsham.
Archives and Libraries
See Norfolk Parish Links: Cemeteries
See also Norfolk Parish Links: Censuses
- 1881 Transcription:
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- In 1883 the parish was in the
Deanery of Repps, in the archdeaconry of Norfolk.
It could have been in a different deanery or archdeaconry both
before and after this date.
- The parish church is dedicated to St Peter and St Paul.
Nearby Churches of all denominations.
- (No author)
- Look at Cromer Parish Church. Visitors' guide to the parish
church of St Peter and St Paul.
[ISBN 0863841228, Bessacarr Prints, 1988]
- Rye, Walter
- An account of the churches of St Peter of Shipden and of
St Peter and Paul of Cromer, in the county of Norfolk.
[Norwich, Samuel Miller, 1870]
See Norfolk Parish Links: Church Records
For the civil registration of births, marriages and deaths between 1837
and 1930 (and for the censuses from 1851 to 1901), Cromer was in
Erpingham Registration District.
See also Norfolk Parish Links: Civil Registration
Description and Travel
See Norfolk Parish Links: Description and Travel
- Cromer and its People
- Description, history, genealogy, etc.
This is a link to an archived copy.
- Bartell, Edmund, jun
- Cromer, considered as a watering place: with observations
on the picturesque scenery in its neighbourhood.
[London, Printed for J. Taylor, 1806]
- Knights, Mark
- The illustrated guide to Cromer and neighbourhood:
including Runton, Sheringham, Overstrand, Sidestrand,
Mundesley, Northrepps, Bacton, Bromholm, and the Broads;
revised to the present time by Mark Knights.
[London, Jarrold, (1889?)]
- Mannings, John Spelman
- Cromer: a descriptive poem.
[London, J. Ridgway, 1806]
- Stibbons, P.J.R. and Stibbons, Brenda
- A Cromer album: 1860-1914.
[ISBN 0946148120, North Walsham, Poppyland, 1985]
- Ward Lock and Co's illustrated guide books.
- A pictorial and descriptive guide to Cromer, Sheringham,
Norwich and North Norfolk: with a special section for
motorists. (10th edition revised).
[London, Ward Lock and Co., 1920s]
- Warren, Martin
- Around Cromer.
[Alan Sutton Publishing, Stroud, Gloustershire, 1990s?]
See Norfolk Parish Links: Directories
Cromer is in North Erpingham Hundred.
- Parish outline and location.
- See Parish Map for North Erpingham Hundred
- Description of North Erpingham Hundred
- 1845: White's History, Gazetteer, and Directory of Norfolk
- Brooks, Peter
- Coastal towns at war: the story of Cromer and Sheringham in
the Second World War.
[ISBN 094614835X, Poppyland, 1988]
- Reid, Andy (Ed.)
- Cromer and Sheringham: the growth of the holiday trade
[ISBN 0906219205, Norwich, Centre of East Anglian Studies in
association with the Norfolk and Norwich Branch of the Historical
- Rothery, Constance
- The Poppyland Flyer: the story of the railway line from
Cromer to North Walsham, 1906-1953: calling at: Cromer
Links - Overstrand - Sidestrand Halt -Trimmingham and
Paston and Knapton - Mundesley.
[Trimmingham, Norfolk, C. Rothery, 1984]
- Rye, Walter
- Cromer, past and present, or, An attempt to describe the
parishes of Shipden and Cromer, and to narrate their
[Norwich, Jarrold, 1889]
Land and Property
See Norfolk Parish Links: Land and Property
- Modern and Historical Maps
- Maps of the parish.
- Lee, Kitty
- The history of Cromer lifeboats and crews 1935-1945.
[ISBN 0951853007, Cromer, 1991]
- Stibbons, P.J.R. and Malster, Robert
- The Cromer lifeboats 1804-1986.
[ISBN 094614821X, Norfolk, Poppyland Publishing, 1986]
See Norfolk Parish Links: Military Records
Poorhouses, Poor Law, etc
- Barrett, K.D.L.
- A history of Cromer Girls' School 1872-1949.
See Norfolk Parish Links: Voting Registers
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