Nearly all the parish is occupied by Mr. Tingey, and belonging to the Earl of Leicester, the lord of the manor and patron of the rectory, valued in the King's Book at £8, and is now worth £218 a year, with that of Waterden annexed, in the incumbency of the Rev. A. Napier, vicar of Holkham.
Egmere CHURCH (St. Edmund) has been long in ruins, and was first desecrated by Sir Nicholas Bacon, who turned it into a barn. The tower only remains, and is in a tolerably perfect state.
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Tingey George farmer, Egmere house
See also the Egmere parish page.
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