Beighton  Norfolk


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

BEIGHTON, a parish in Blofield district, Norfolk; 2 miles SW of Acle, and 3 NNE of Buckenham r. station. It has a post office under Norwich. Acres, 1,015. Real property, £2,995. Pop., 365. Houses, 72. The property is divided among a few. The living is a rectory in the diocese of Norwich. Value, £363. Patron, R. Fellowes, Esq. The church is decorated English, and was recently restored. There is a national school.

Beighton through time

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

How to reference this page:

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


Date accessed: 24th April 2024

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