Cantley  Norfolk


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

CANTLEY, a parish in Blofield district, Norfolk; on the river Yare and the Yarmouth railway, 10 miles ESE of Norwich. It has a station on the railway and a post office under Norwich. Acres, 1,850. Real property, £2,862. Pop., 235. Houses, 49. Cantley House is a chief residence. The living is a rectory in the diocese of Norwich. Value, £203.* Patron, W. A. Gilbert, Esq.

Cantley through time

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

How to reference this page:

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


Date accessed: 24th April 2024

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