Woodrising  Norfolk


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

WOODRISING, a parish in Mitford district, Norfolk; 2 miles WNW of Hingham, and 4½ W by S of Hardingham r. station. Post town, Shipdham, under Thetford. Acres, 1,363. Real property, £1,925. Pop., 97. Houses, 24. W. Hall is the residence of Viscount Chelsea. The living is a rectory in the diocese of Norwich. Value, £250. Patron, J. Weyland , Esq. The church is good.

Woodrising through time

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

How to reference this page:

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


Date accessed: 22nd January 2022

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