Tacolneston  Norfolk


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

TACOLNESTON, or Tacolston, a parish, with a village, in Depwade district, Norfolk; 2¼ miles WNW of Forncett r. station, and 4½ SSE of Wymondham. It has a post-office under Wymondham. Acres, 1,580. Real property, £3,156. Pop., 452. Houses, 100. The property is divided among a few. T. Hall is the seat of F. G. Boileau, Esq. The living is a rectory in the diocese of Norwich. Value, £498. Patron, J.Warren, Esq. The church is good; and there are a national school, and charities £20.

Tacolneston through time

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

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


Date accessed: 27th January 2020

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