Boughton  Norfolk


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

BOUGHTON, a parish in Downham district, Norfolk; 1 ½ mile N of Stoke-Ferry, and 6 E by S of Downham r. station. Post Town, Stoke-Ferry, under Brandon. Acres, 1,323. Real property, £2,198. Pop., 238. Houses, 45. The property is divided among a few. The living is a rectory in the diocese of Norwich. Value, £400.* Patron, Sir W. J. H. B. Folkes, Bart.

Boughton through time

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

How to reference this page:

GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, History of Boughton in Kings Lynn and West Norfolk | Map and description, A Vision of Britain through Time.


Date accessed: 21st October 2021

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