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Halvergate is about 7 miles W. of Gt Yarmouth.
See Norfolk Parish Links: Cemeteries
See also Norfolk Parish Links: Censuses
- In 1883 the parish was in the
Deanery of Blofield, in the archdeaconry of Norwich.
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.
- Methodist Church
- Minister, services, picture, etc.
Follow the link to the home page, then search for the church.
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), Halvergate was in
Blofield Registration District.
See also Norfolk Parish Links: Civil Registration
Description and Travel
See also Norfolk Parish Links: Description and Travel
- Halvergate Village Pages
- Local information, maps, etc.
See also Norfolk Parish Links: Directories
Halvergate is in Walsham Hundred.
- Parish outline and location.
- See Parish Map for Walsham Hundred
- Description of Walsham Hundred
- 1845: White's History, Gazetteer, and Directory of Norfolk
- Grint, Brian S.
- The Halvergate Chronicles.
[Typescript in Norwich Local Studies Library, 1984]
- Hutchinson, Sheila
- The Halvergate Fleet, past and present.
Land and Property
See Norfolk Parish Links: Land and Property
- Modern and Historical Maps
- Maps of the parish.
See Norfolk Parish Links: 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
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.
- 1851 and 1861 Censuses
- "Parts of the following Parishes in the South Walsham Subdistrict,
are situate in the Marshes at distances varying from two to seven
miles from the respective villages: South Walsham St. Lawrence,
Upton, Acle, Halvergate, Tunstall, Wickhampton, Freethorpe, and
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