Place:


East Ruston  Norfolk

 

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

RUSTON (East), a parish, with a scattered village, in Tunstead district, Norfolk; 5½ miles E by S of North Walsham r. station. Post-town, Stalham, under Norwich. Acres, 2, 494. Real property, £5,041. Pop., 757. Houses, 171. There is a commonage of 300 acresfor pasture and fuel. The living is a vicarage, annexed to Redlington, in the diocese of Norwich. The church is ancient. There is a national school. Porson, thecelebrated Greek scholar, was a native.

East Ruston through time

East Ruston 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 East Ruston itself, go to Units and Statistics.

How to reference this page:

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

URL: http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/place/1662

Date accessed: 23rd June 2017


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