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Hardwick (North Runcton), Norfolk

Historical Description

Hardwick, a hamlet in North Runcton parish, Norfolk, 1½ mile SSE from King's Lynn. A leper's hospital was here before the time of Edward III. The hamlet was formerly a parish, and it still ranks as a rectory, annexed to the rectory of North Enncton, in the diocese of Norwich.

Transcribed from The Comprehensive Gazetteer of England & Wales, 1894-5

Administration

The following is a list of the administrative units in which this place was either wholly or partly included.

Ancient CountyNorfolk 
HundredFreebridge-Lynn 
Poor Law unionFreebridge-Lynn 

Any dates in this table should be used as a guide only.


Church Records

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Directories & Gazetteers

We have transcribed the entry for Hardwick (North Runcton) from the following:


Newspapers and Periodicals

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Visitations Heraldic

The Visitations of Norfolk 1563, 1589, and 1613 is available on the Heraldry page.