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Norfolk: Watlington

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Watlington is about 7 miles S. of King's Lynn.


Purple, Jennifer J.
Monumental Inscriptions, Church of St Peter and St Paul, Watlington, King's Lynn, Norfolk, with index and plan of churchyard.
[Privately published, 1998]
See also Norfolk Parish Links: Cemeteries


See also Norfolk Parish Links: Censuses

Church Directories

Church History

Church of St Peter and St Paul
Description of the bells and picture of the church.

Church Records

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Civil Registration

For the civil registration of births, marriages and deaths between 1837 and 1930 (and for the censuses from 1851 to 1901), Watlington was in Downham Registration District.

See also Norfolk Parish Links: Civil Registration

Description and Travel

King's Lynn Arts Centre
Portrait of a Village: Watlington.
[ISBN 1898328048, King's Lynn Arts Centre, West Norfolk Living Histories, 1993]
See also Norfolk Parish Links: Description and Travel


See also Norfolk Parish Links: Directories

Historical Geography

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

Land and Property

Great Britain: Statute
Watlington Inclosure Act, 1748.
An act for inclosing and dividing certain commons and wastes, within the manor and parish of Watlington in the county of Norfolk.
See also Norfolk Parish Links: Land and Property


Modern and Historical Maps
Maps of the parish.

Military Records

See Norfolk Parish Links: Military Records

Poorhouses, Poor Law, etc

Voting Registers

See Norfolk Parish Links: Voting Registers

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