Norfolk: Thorpe St Andrew
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Thorpe St Andrew is about 2 miles E. of Norwich.
It is also known as Thorpe-next-Norwich and Thorpe Episcopi.
Until 1852 it included
which then became a hamlet of Norwich.
See also Thorpe Abbotts,
Thorpe next Haddiscoe,
and Thorpe Parva.
See also Norfolk Parish Links: Cemeteries
- Hamlin, Philip E.
- Rosary Cemetery: Monumental Inscriptions, 1819-1986 and burials
This is a non-denominational cemetery, with burials from all of
Norwich and the county.
[Norwich, Norfolk and Norwich Genealogical Society,
Norfolk Genealogy v.18, 1986]
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.
Until 1857, it had been in the Peculiar of the Bishop of Norwich.
- The parish church is dedicated to St Andrew.
Nearby Churches of all denominations.
- Church of St Andrew
- Description, services, location, minister, etc.
- Church of St Andrew
- Minister, services, etc.
- Church of the Good Shepherd
- Services, etc.
- Roman Catholic Church of Our Lady Mother of God
- Minister, services, etc.
See also Norfolk Parish Links: Church Records
- Parish Register Transcripts
- Church of St Andrew: Baptisms 1813-1880
- These are not included in Boyd's Marriage Index or Phillimore's
- Extracts from the parish registers
- Buildings, collections, rectors, communion plate, school, etc.
- Names of Churchwardens
- Churchwardens' Rates
- Principal property occupiers and the amounts paid.
- Churchwardens' Payments, or Disbursements
- Payments for church repairs, communion bread and wine, etc.
- Collections for special appeals, disasters, relief of suffering, etc.
- 1815: Survivors of Waterloo
For the civil registration of births, marriages and deaths between 1837
and 1930 (and for the censuses from 1851 to 1901), Thorpe St Andrew was in
Blofield Registration District.
See also Norfolk Parish Links: Civil Registration
Description and Travel
See also Norfolk Parish Links: Description and Travel
- Thorpe St Andrew Town Council
- Councillors, meetings, minutes, newsletters, etc.
- Fawcett, Trevor
- Thorpe Water Frolic.
[Norwich, Norfolk and Norwich Archaeological Society,
in "Norfolk Archaeology", vol.36, 1977]
- Thorpe St Andrew Parish Council
- Snippets 1895-1995: Thorpe St Andrew Parish Council: 100 years.
[Thorpe St Andrew Parish Council, 1995]
- See Thorpe Hamlet
See also Norfolk Parish Links: Directories
Thorpe St Andrew is in Blofield Hundred.
- Parish outline and location.
- See Parish Map for Blofield Hundred
- Description of Blofield Hundred
- 1845: White's History, Gazetteer, and Directory of Norfolk
- Barber, Harry
- Thorpe St Andrew 1895-1979.
- Nuthall, Trevor
- Thorpe St Andrew: a history.
[ISBN 0954335902, Norwich, 2002]
- Supple, William Rathborne
- A history of Thorpe-next-Norwich, otherwise Thorpe Episcopi
and Thorpe St Andrew.
[London, Jarrolds, 1918]
Land and Property
See also Norfolk Parish Links: Land and Property
- Kelly, Geoffrey Ian
- The King's Head Public House, 36 Yarmouth Road, Thorpe St Andrew:
[Typescript in Norwich Local Studies Library, 1987]
- Great Britain. Inclosure Commissioners
- Statement of Claims (29): Thorpe next Norwich.
Drawn up in pursuance of the Act of Inclosure, 1800.
- Great Britain: Statute
- Thorpe Saint Andrew Inclosure Act, 1800.
An act for dividing, allotting, and inclosing the commons and
waste grounds within the parish of Thorpe next Norwich, in the
county of Norfolk, and in the county of the city of Norwich.
[Independently printed edition of the act, 1800]
- Harvey Estate
- See Names, Personal, below.
- Kerrison Estate
- 1810: Sale of the Estate of Sir Roger Kerrison.
- Modern and Historical Maps
- Maps of the parish.
- Norfolk Lunatic Asylum
- Names of patients, admissions, treatments, punishments,
This is a link to an archived copy.
- Cherry, Steven
- Mental Health Care in Modern England: the Norfolk Lunatic Asylum
- St Andrew's Hospital, c.1810-1998.
[ISBN 0851159206, Boydell Press, 2003]
- Norfolk County Asylum
- Norfolk County Asylum, Thorpe, Norwich, 1814-1903, written for
the occasion of the inspection by the Norfolk County Council,
on 17th September 1903.
[Norwich, F. Crowe, 1903]
See also Norfolk Parish Links: Military Records
- See Norfolk People and Families
Poorhouses, Poor Law, etc
- Etheridge, Helen R., and Barr, Robert (editor)
- Happy leisure and hard work: Thorpe House School - the first
See Norfolk Parish Links: Voting Registers
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