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Thuxton, Norfolk

Historical Description

Thuxton, a parish in Norfolk, with a station on the G.E.R., 120 miles from London, and 5 SSE of East Dereham. Post town, Attleborough. Acreage, 1115; population, 88. The Hall manor belongs to the Earl of Kimberley. The living is a rectory in the diocese of Norwicli; net value, £145 with residence. The church is a small edifice of flint in the Early English style.

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 
Ecclesiastical parishThuxton St. Paul 
Poor Law unionMitford and Launditch 

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

Church Records, in association with Norfolk Record Office, have images of the Parish Registers for Norfolk online.

Findmypast, in conjunction with Norfolk Record Office have the following parish records online for Thuxton:


Civil Registration

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Directories & Gazetteers

We have transcribed the entry for Thuxton from the following:


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Newspapers and Periodicals

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Visitations Heraldic

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

Postal districtNR9
Post TownNorwich