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Trowse Newton is about 1 mile S.E. of Norwich.
It is also known as Trowse and Trowse-with-Newton.
Trowse Millgate, Carrow and Bracondale are in this parish, but are north of the river Yare and are hamlets of Norwich.


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Church Directories

Church History

Church of St Andrew
Description, history, services, pictures, etc.

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.
Parish Register Extracts
These extracts have been found by the Norfolk transcribers for FreeREG, in the Trowse Newton register of baptisms and burials 1779-1812.
Population of Trowse Milgate Carrow and Bracondale as taken
May 1811.
  Families   Males   Females   Total Souls
73 78 150 195 345

[The figures for Trowse Newton, which was enumerated separately, in 1811 were
   Inhabited Houses 118, Families 136, Males 233, Females 255, Total of Persons 488
though these are from the census abstracts, not the parish register].

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), Trowse Newton was in Henstead Registration District.

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Description and Travel

Flatt, Jane
Trowse: This is your village: A presentation of the village appraisal with historical notes.
Trowse Village Pages
Description, history, church, news, pictures, etc. This is a link to an archived copy.
Trowse Post Mill
Description, history and pictures.
Trowse Water Mill
Description, history and pictures.
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Historical Geography

Trowse Newton 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

Kelly, Geoffrey Ian
Staithe Cottage, Trowse Newton: a history.
[Typescript in Norwich Local Studies Library, 1985]
Money, W.A.
Crown Point Estate: its owners for upwards of 150 years. The Moneys' claim and history of the family. How the estate came into Sir R.J.H. Harvey's Possession.
[Norwich, P. Soman, 1870s]
Thompson, Owen
Newton Hall, Trowse Newton: A building with changing meaning in a changing landscape.
[University of East Anglia undergraduate project, 1992]
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Modern and Historical Maps
Maps of the parish.

Military Records

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Poorhouses, Poor Law, etc

Voting Registers

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February 2008