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Wacton is about 8 miles N.N.E. of Diss.


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Church Directories

Church History

Church of All Saints
Description and pictures.

Church Records

These are not included in Boyd's Marriage Index or Phillimore's Marriage Registers.
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), Wacton was in Depwade Registration District.

See also Norfolk Parish Links: Civil Registration

Description and Travel

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Historical Geography

Wacton is in Depwade Hundred.
Parish outline and location.
See Parish Map for Depwade Hundred
Description of Depwade Hundred
1845: White's History, Gazetteer, and Directory of Norfolk


Fenner, Alayne
Looking back at Wacton.
In East Anglian Studies: Essays presented to J.C. Barringer on his retirement; edited by Adam Longcroft and Richard Joby.
[Norwich, Marwood Publishing, 1995]

Land and Property

Kelly, Geoffrey
Wacton Hall: a history.
[Unpublished typescript in Norwich Library (Norfolk Studies), 1988]
See also Norfolk Parish Links: Land and Property


Modern and Historical Maps
Maps of the parish.

Military Records

See Norfolk Parish Links: Military Records


Long Stratton and Wacton Village Magazine, 1980-1998.
[Bound copies in Norwich Library (Norfolk Studies)]

Poorhouses, Poor Law, etc


Voting Registers

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June 2015