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Norfolk: Newton by Castle Acre

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Newton by Castle Acre is about 4 miles N. of Swaffham.
It is also known as Newton by Castleacre.
See also Newton Flotman, Newton St Faith (Horsham St Faith) and West Newton.

Cemeteries

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Census

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Church Directories

Church History

Church of All Saints
Description and pictures.
Church of All Saints
Services, minister, address, description, picture, etc.
Linnell, Charles Lawrence Scruton
A Guide to the Parish Church of Newton-by-Castleacre.
[Newton by Castle Acre, The Church, 1980s]

Church Records

Marriages
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), Newton by Castle Acre was in Swaffham Registration District.

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Description and Travel

Newton by Castle Acre Water Mill
Description, history and pictures.
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Directories

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Historical Geography

Newton by Castle Acre is in South Greenhoe hundred.

Maps

Parish outline and location.
See Parish Map for Swaffham Registration District, 1836
Modern and Historical Maps
Maps of the parish and nearby places.
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Military Records

Roll of Honour for Castle Acre and Newton by Castle Acre
World Wars 1 and 2.
Roll of Honour for Castle Acre and Newton by Castle Acre
World War 1.

Poorhouses, Poor Law, etc

Population

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
Houses
Families Population
1801  91948
1811101055
1821  81368
1831141470
184115--93
185115--72
Year   Inhabited
Houses
Families Population
186115--84
1871161675
1881161668
1891151574
1901131356
1911--1563

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.

Voting Registers

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Copyright © Pat Newby.
February 2009