Place:


Belton  Suffolk

 

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

BELTON, a parish in Mutford district, Suffolk; on the East Suffolk railway and the Waveney river, 3 miles SW by W of Yarmouth. It has a station on the railway, and includes the hamlet of Browston; and its Post Town is Yarmouth. Acres, 2,059. Real property, £3,460. Pop., 516. Houses, 114. The property is much subdivided. The living is a rectory in the diocese of Norwich. Value, £362.* Patron, the Bishop of Norwich. The church is old but good; and has a round tower, which was rebuilt in 1849.

Belton through time

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

How to reference this page:

GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, History of Belton, in Great Yarmouth and Suffolk | Map and description, A Vision of Britain through Time.

URL: http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/place/7029

Date accessed: 21st October 2017


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