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Tottington is about 7 miles N.N.E. of Thetford.
See also Tottenhill
See Norfolk Parish Links: Cemeteries
See also Norfolk Parish Links: Censuses
- In 1883 the parish was in the
Deanery of Breckles, 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 Andrew.
Nearby Churches of all denominations.
- Church of St Andrew
- Description and pictures.
- Tricker, Roy
- St Andrew's Church, Tottington, Norfolk: short history and guide.
See also Norfolk Parish Links: Church Records
- These are not included in Boyd's Marriage Index or Phillimore's
For the civil registration of births, marriages and deaths between 1837
and 1930 (and for the censuses from 1851 to 1901), Tottington was in
Wayland Registration District.
See also Norfolk Parish Links: Civil Registration
Description and Travel
See also Norfolk Parish Links: Description and Travel
- History, pictures, description, wartime, events, etc.
This is a link to an archived copy.
- Perry, Hilda; and Perry, Edmund
- Tottington: A Lost Village in Norfolk. (Reminiscences).
[ISBN 0900616563, Wymondham, Geo R. Reeve, 1999]
See also Norfolk Parish Links: Directories
Tottington is in Wayland Hundred.
- Parish outline and location.
- See Parish Map for Wayland Hundred
- Description of Wayland Hundred
- 1845: White's History, Gazetteer, and Directory of Norfolk
Land and Property
See also Norfolk Parish Links: Land and Property
- Great Britain: Statute
- Tottington Inclosure Act, 1774.
An act for dividing and inclosing the common fields, half-year
lands, common pastures, common meadows, Lammas meadows,
commons, commonable lands, heaths and waste grounds, within
the parish of Tottington, in the county of Norfolk.
[An independently printed edition of the act, 1774]
- Modern and Historical Maps
- Maps of the parish.
In 1942 the Stanford Training Area (Stanta) was established, and the
villages of Buckenham Tofts, Langford, Stanford, Sturston, Tottington
and West Tofts were evacuated.
See also Norfolk Parish Links: Military Records
- Roll of Honour
- World War 1.
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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