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Norfolk: Crostwick

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Crostwick is about 4 miles N.N.E. of Norwich.
See also Crostwight.


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Church Directories

Church History

Church of St Peter
Description and pictures.
Church of St Peter
Services, minister, pictures, etc.
Parishes of Horsham St Faith, Spixworth and Crostwick
Churches, services, pictures, etc.
Rose, Edwin J.; and King, David J.
Recent discoveries at Crostwick St Peter.
[Norwich, Norfolk and Norwich Archaeological Society, in "Norfolk Archaeology", vol.39, 1986]

Church Records

Campling, Arthur
Index of Marriages, Crostwick, 1561-1753.
[Norwich Local Studies Library, Handwritten document, 1930s]
These are included in Boyd's Marriage Index.
They are not included in Phillimore's Marriage Registers.
See also Norfolk Parish Links: Church Records

Civil Registration

For the civil registration of births, marriages and deaths between 1837 and 1930 (and for the censuses from 1851 to 1901), Crostwick was in St Faith's Registration District.

See also Norfolk Parish Links: Civil Registration

Description and Travel

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See also Norfolk Parish Links: Directories

Historical Geography

Crostwick is in Taverham hundred.


Parish outline and location.
See Parish Map for St Faith's Registration District, 1836
Modern and Historical Maps
Maps of the parish and nearby places.
See also Norfolk Parish Links: Maps

Military Records

Poorhouses, Poor Law, etc


These figures are from the population tables which were produced after the 10-yearly national censuses. The "Families" heading includes families and single occupiers.

Year   Inhabited
Families Population
Year   Inhabited
Families Population

There may be more people living in detached parts of the parish (if there were any) and, if so, the number may or may not be included in the figures above. It is quite difficult to be sure from the population tables.

1861 Census
"ST. FAITHS. The decrease of population in most of the parishes comprised in the District of St. Faiths is attributed to the migration of labourers and their families to the manufacturing districts."

Voting Registers

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January 2010