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Pattesley, Norfolk

Historical Description

Pattesley, a parish in Norfolk, 4 miles S by W of Fakenham station on the G.E.R. Post town, Fakenham; money order office, Whissonett; telegraph office, Fakenham. The living is a rectory, annexed to the vicarage of Mattishall, in the diocese of Norwich. The church has long since fallen into ruin, and only some fragments of its walls, forming part of a farmhouse, are now to be seen.

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


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

Ancient CountyNorfolk 
Civil parishOxwick 
Poor Law unionMitford and Launditch 

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