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Norfolk: Norwich

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Modern and Historical Maps of this Parish.

Norwich is the county town of Norfolk. It is on the eastern side of the county, being about 20 miles from the north and east coasts and the southern border with Suffolk, and nearly 50 miles from the western border with Cambridgeshire and Lincolnshire.

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Copyright © Pat Newby.
May 2011


Census

Censuses from 1841
See also Norfolk Parish Links: Censuses

Church History and Church Records

Church History and Church Records

Description and Travel

Norwich Web Sites

Photographs of old Norwich
Photographs from the 1930s onwards - many topics.
Norwich, the Old City
History, pictures, events, etc.
This is a link to an archived copy.
Old Norfolk: Norwich
People, places, churches, history, pictures, etc.
This is a link to an archived copy.
Norwich City Council Pages
History, pictures, churches, businesses, maps, museums, etc.

Aspects of Norwich

This is a selection of the many web pages about Norwich - also explore the web sites above.

Extract from Barclay's Complete and Universal English Dictionary 1842
A description of Norwich in 1842.
Streets
Descriptions and pictures.
Yards and Courts
Names, cross references, further links.
Walls and Towers
Descriptions and pictures.
Chapelfield Gardens
History, pictures. etc.
This is a link to an archived copy.
Tombland
Description, history and pictures.
This is a link to an archived copy.
See also Norfolk Parish Links: Description and Travel

Directories

Directories.
See also Norfolk Parish Links: Directories

Emigration and Immigration

Moens, William John Charles
The Walloons and their church at Norwich: their history and registers, 1565-1832.
[Lymington, Huguenot Society of London (1), 1887]
Rickwood, Douglas Lincoln
The Norwich Dutch and Walloon Strangers' Book of Orders, 1564-1643.
Part 1: The Norwich Stranger settlement and its archive: (with special reference to the Origin, Compilation and Purpose of the Dutch and Walloon Strangers' Book of Orders.
Part 2: The text transcribed and edited.
[Norwich, University of East Anglia Thesis, 1989]

Jewish History

Lipman, Vivian D.
The Jews of medieval Norwich; with an appendix of Latin documents from the Westminster Abbey Muniment Room; and the Hebrew poems of Meir of Norwich (edited by A.M. Habermann).
[London, Jewish Historical Society of England, 1967]

Land and Property

See Norfolk Parish Links: Land and Property

Maps

Maps
See also Norfolk Parish Links: Maps

Schools

Allthorpe-Guyton, Marjorie and Stevens, John
A happy eye: A school of art in Norwich 1845-1982.
[ISBN 0711700281, Norwich, Jarrold, 1982]
City of Norwich School Archives
Pictures, staff, extracts from school magazine, etc.
History of the Norwich School
Description and history.
Harries, Richard; Cattermole, Paul and Mackintosh, Peter
A history of Norwich School: King Edward VI's Grammar School at Norwich.
[ISBN 0951856111 0951856103, Norwich, Friends of Norwich School, 1991]
Saunders, H.W.
A History of the Norwich Grammar School.
[Norwich, Jarrold, 1932]
Norwich High School
Norwich High School, 1875-1950.
[Norwich, Goose Press, 1950?]

Bolingbroke, Leonard George
Schools and scholarship in mediaeval Norwich.
[Norwich, Science Gossip Club, 1908]
Smith, William David
Education and society in Norwich, 1800-1870.
[Norwich, University of East Anglia PhD Thesis, 1978]

Societies

Town Records

Mayors, Lord Mayors and Sheriffs, 1835-2010

Voting Registers

Voting Registers - Poll Books, Election Registers, etc.
See also Norfolk Parish Links: Voting Registers