Plumstead  Norfolk


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

PLUMSTEAD, a parish in Erpingham district, Norfolk; 4¼ miles S E of Holt, and 12½ N E of Elmham r.station. Post-town, Hanworth, under Norwich. Acres, 1, 272. Real property, £1, 245. Pop., 178. Houses, 48. The property is divided among a few. The manor belongs to J. T. Mott, Esq. The living is a rectory in the diocese of Norwich. Value, £182. Patron, the Duchy of Lancaster. The church is plain but good, and has a tower

Plumstead through time

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

How to reference this page:

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


Date accessed: 04th July 2020

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