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Surlingham is about 5 miles E. by S. of Norwich.
See Norfolk Parish Links: Cemeteries
See also Norfolk Parish Links: Censuses
- In 1883 the parish was in the
Deanery of Brooke, in the archdeaconry of Norfolk.
It could have been in a different deanery or archdeaconry both
before and after this date.
- The parish church is dedicated to St Mary.
There was also a church dedicated to St Saviour.
Nearby Churches of all denominations.
- Church of St Mary
- Description and pictures.
- Eleven Churches, a Guide to the Bramerton Group, Norfolk.
- See Hellington
- St Mary's Church Surlingham: a brief guide (with short notes
about the village and ruins of St Saviour's).
[Surlingham, The Church, 1997]
See also Norfolk Parish Links: Church Records
- Parish Register Transcripts
- Baptisms 1813-1880
- These are included in
Boyd's Marriage Index.
They are not included in Phillimore's Marriage Registers.
For the civil registration of births, marriages and deaths between 1837
and 1930 (and for the censuses from 1851 to 1901), Surlingham was in
Henstead Registration District.
See also Norfolk Parish Links: Civil Registration
Description and Travel
See also Norfolk Parish Links: Description and Travel
- Surlingham Village
- Description, history, parish council, pictures, etc.
- Points, Jack
- Surlingham: A South Rivers Village.
See also Norfolk Parish Links: Directories
Surlingham is in Henstead Hundred.
- Parish outline and location.
- See Parish Map for Henstead Hundred
- Description of Henstead Hundred
- 1845: White's History, Gazetteer, and Directory of Norfolk
Land and Property
See also Norfolk Parish Links: Land and Property
- Kelly, Geoffrey Ian
- The Ferry House, Surlingham: a history.
- Kelly, Geoffrey Ian
- The History of the Manor of Surlingham Earlhams cum Little
Breech in Rockland.
[Typescript in Norwich Local Studies Library, 1989]
- Modern and Historical Maps
- Maps of the parish.
See Norfolk Parish Links: Military Records
- Ellis, Ted
- See Norfolk People and
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.
See Norfolk Parish Links: Voting Registers
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