- In 1883 the parish was in the Deanery of Burnham, in the archdeaconry of Norfolk.
It could have been in a different deanery or archdeaconry both before and after this date.
- The parish church is dedicated to All Saints.
- These are not included in Boyd's Marriage Index or Phillimore's Marriage Registers.
See also Norfolk Parish Links: Church Records
- The Burnhams
- Description and pictures.
- Burnham Thorpe Mill
- Description and history.
- Monbiot, Raymond
- The Burnhams Book of Characters and Memories.
(Including Burnham Market, Burnham Overy, Burnham Thorpe and Burnham Norton).
[ISBN 0954256700, Burnham Market, 2002]
- Ask for a calculation of the distance from Burnham Thorpe to another place.
Burnham Thorpe is in Brothercross Hundred.
- Parish outline and location.
- See Parish Map for Brothercross Hundred
- Description of Brothercross Hundred
- 1845: White's History, Gazetteer, and Directory of Norfolk
You can see the administrative areas in which Burnham Thorpe has been placed at times in the past. Select one to see a link to a map of that particular area.
- (No author)
- A history of Burnham Thorpe
[Norwich, Goose and Son Ltd, 1937]
- Hibberd, Henry, Rector of Burnham Thorpe (Presbyter Ignotus)
- A History of Burnham Thorpe, Lord Nelson's Birthplace.
- Rye, Walter
- Early life in the Manor of Burnham.
(Including Burnham Deepdale, Burnham Market, Burnham Overy, Burnham Norton, Burnham Thorpe and Burnham Westgate).
[Norwich, Samuel Miller, in "Norfolk Antiquarian Miscellany" vol.1, 1873]
- Burnham Thorpe Copyhold Documents
- Manorial Surrenders of Land and Property, 1803-1856.
[Archive CD Books, 2002]
You can see maps centred on OS grid reference TF854415 (Lat/Lon: 52.938552, 0.757884), Burnham Thorpe which are provided by:
- Google Maps
- StreetMap (Current Ordnance Survey maps)
- Bing (was Multimap)
- Old Maps Online
- National Library of Scotland (Old Ordnance Survey maps)
- Vision of Britain (Click "Historical units & statistics" for administrative areas.)
- English Jurisdictions in 1851 (Unfortunately the LDS have removed the facility to enable us to specify a starting location, you will need to search yourself on their map.)
- Magic (Geographic information) (Click + on map if it doesn't show)
- GeoHack (Links to on-line maps and location specific services.)