Norfolk: Great Melton
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Great Melton is about 7 miles S.W. of Norwich.
The name may also be found as Melton Magna or Melton St Mary and
See also Little Melton
and Melton Constable.
See Norfolk Parish Links: Cemeteries
See also Norfolk Parish Links: Censuses
- In 1883 the parish was in the
Deanery of Humbleyard, in the archdeaconry of Norfolk.
It could have been in a different deanery or archdeaconry both
before and after this date.
- The parish church is dedicated to All Saints.
There was also a church dedicated to St Mary, but it was demolished,
apart from the tower, about 1880.
Nearby Churches of all denominations.
- Church of All Saints
- Description and pictures.
- Church of St Mary
- Description and pictures of the ruins.
See also Norfolk Parish Links: Church Records
- Parish Registers
- 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), Great Melton was in
Henstead Registration District.
See also Norfolk Parish Links: Civil Registration
Description and Travel
See Norfolk Parish Links: Description and Travel
See also Norfolk Parish Links: Directories
Great Melton is in Humbleyard Hundred.
- Parish outline and location.
- See Parish Map for Humbleyard Hundred
- Description of Humbleyard Hundred
- 1845: White's History, Gazetteer, and Directory of Norfolk
Land and Property
See also Norfolk Parish Links: Land and Property
- Great Britain: Statute
- Great Melton Inclosure Act, 1818.
An act for inclosing lands within the parish of Great Melton,
otherwise Melton Saint Mary, and All Saints, in the county of
Norfolk: 8th May 1818.
[London, George Eyre and Andrew Strahan, 1818]
[Wymondham, Mitchell, independently printed edition, 1818]
- Modern and Historical Maps
- Maps of the parish.
See Norfolk Parish Links: Military Records
Poorhouses, Poor Law, etc
See Norfolk Parish Links: Voting Registers
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