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Norfolk: Whittington

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Whittington is about 15 miles N.W. of Thetford.
See also Northwold.
Whittington was part of Northwold until 1874.


Church Directories

Church Records

These are not included in Boyd's Marriage Index or Phillimore's Marriage Registers.

Civil Registration

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

Description and Travel

Northwold and Whittington Village Life Magazine
Issues of the magazine up to 2003.
Wissey Valley Web Pages
Including Wereham, Wretton, West Dereham, Boughton, Stoke Ferry and Whittington in the Wissey Valley in West Norfolk.
Coates, Doris E. (editor)
Victorian Whittington: Memoirs of Freddie T. Bush.
[Harpsden Press, 1989]


Historical Geography

Whittington is in Grimshoe hundred.


Modern and Historical Maps
Maps of the parish and nearby places.

Poorhouses, Poor Law, etc

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Copyright © Pat Newby.
October 2006