Burnham Sutton  Norfolk


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

BURNHAM-SUTTON-CUM-BURNHAM-ULPH, a parish in Docking district, Norfolk; ¾ of a mile S of Burnham-Westgate r. station, and 6 W by S of Wells. Post Town, Burnham, under Lynn. Acres, 1,452. Real property, £2,161. Pop., 380. Houses, 85. The property is divided among a few. The present parish comprises two ancient parishes. ...

The living of Burnham-Sutton is a rectory, united with the vicarage of Burnham-Overy, and with half of the rectories of Burnham-Norton and Burnham-Ulph, in the diocese of Norwich. Value, £700.* Patron, the Lord Chancellor. The church is good. The other half of the rectory of Burnham-Ulph is annexed to the rectory of Burnham-Westgate. There is a Wesleyan chapel.

Burnham Sutton through time

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

How to reference this page:

GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, History of Burnham Sutton in Kings Lynn and West Norfolk | Map and description, A Vision of Britain through Time.


Date accessed: 23rd June 2021

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