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Lynn Deeps, Norfolk

Historical Description

Lynn Deeps, the NE portion of the Wash, in Norfolk It is divided from the Lincoln portion, or Boston Deeps, by the Dog's Head, Long and Roger Sands; is flanked on the E side by Burnham, Sunk, Stubborn, and other sands; is bounded on the S by the shoals on the way to the Ouse's mouth, and by the embankments of the Norfolk Estuary Works; has a depth of from 5 to 13 fathoms; and is provided with a floating light put up in 1828, and situated 6 miles NW by N of Hunstanton light.

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

Church Records

Ancestry.co.uk, in association with Norfolk Record Office, have images of the Parish Registers for Norfolk online.


Newspapers and Periodicals

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