Wortwell  Norfolk


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

WORTWELL, a quondam extra-parochial tract in Redenhall parish, Norfolk; 2½ miles NE of Harleston. Acres, 1,120. Real property, £2,666. Pop., 466. houses 114. There are Independent and Baptist chapels, a national school, a town estate £45, and a poors' allotment £42.

Wortwell through time

Wortwell 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 Wortwell itself, go to Units and Statistics.

How to reference this page:

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


Date accessed: 24th October 2021

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