Frettenham  Norfolk


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

FRETTENHAM, a parish in St. Faith district, Norfolk; 2 miles WSW of Coltishall, and 6½ NNE of Norwich r. station. Post town, Coltishall, under Norwich. Acres, 1, 581. Real property, £2, 537. Pop., 221. Houses, 47. The property is divided among a few. The living is a rectory, united with the rectory of Staining-hall, in the diocese of Norwich. Value, £395.* Patron, Lord Suffield. The church is ancient. There are a Primitive Methodist chapel and a national school. A fair is. held on the first Monday of April.

Frettenham through time

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

How to reference this page:

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


Date accessed: 27th September 2021

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