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Norfolk: Northwold

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Northwold is about 12 miles N.W. of Thetford.
See also Whittington, which was part of Northwold until 1874.


See Norfolk Parish Links: Cemeteries


See also Norfolk Parish Links: Censuses

Church Directories

Church History

Church of St Andrew
Services, description, history, pictures, etc.
Cotton, Simon and Tricker, Roy
St Andrew's Church, Northwold.
[Holt, Norfolk Churches Trust, 1980s]
Norris, Dr J.A.
St Andrew, Northwold: Church History and Guide.
[Printed edition, 2003]
[Web edition, 2007]

Church Records

These are not included in Boyd's Marriage Index or Phillimore's Marriage Registers.
Archdeacon's Transcripts or Bishop's Transcripts
Baptisms, Marriages and Burials.
Millican, Percy
Northwold Churchwardens' Accounts, 1626-1795.
[Norwich, Norfolk and Norwich Archaeological Society, in "Norfolk Archaeology" vol 28, 1945]
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), Northwold was in Thetford Registration District.

See also Norfolk Parish Links: Civil Registration

Description and Travel

Northwold and Whittington Village Life Magazine
Issues of the magazine.
Northwold Mill
Description, history and pictures.
See also Norfolk Parish Links: Description and Travel


See also Norfolk Parish Links: Directories

Historical Geography

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


1814: Subscription and Dinner
To Celebrate Peace between England and France, with names of the subscribers.

Land and Property

Great Britain: Statute
Northwold Inclosure Act, 1796.
An act for dividing, allotting, and inclosing the common fields, whole year lands, half year lands, commons, fen grounds, and waste lands, within the parish of Northwold, in the county of Norfolk.
See Stoke Ferry
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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Copyright © Pat Newby.
October 2007