Pockthorpe  Norfolk


In 1870-72, John Marius Wilson's Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales described Pockthorpe like this:

POCKTHORPE, a hamlet-chapelry in Norwich, St. James parish, Norfolk; within Norwich city. Real property, £3, 239. Pop., 2,055. Houses, 433. The living is a p. curacy, annexed to the living of St. James.

The location is that of St James Pockthorpe church, now the Norwich Puppet Theatre.

Pockthorpe through time

Pockthorpe is now part of Norwich district. Click here for graphs and data of how Norwich has changed over two centuries. For statistics about Pockthorpe itself, go to Units and Statistics.

How to reference this page:

GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, History of Pockthorpe, in Norwich and Norfolk | Map and description, A Vision of Britain through Time.


Date accessed: 23rd September 2020

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