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Field Dalling

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"FIELD-DALLING, a village and parish, 5 miles W. of Holt, has 403 souls, and about 1,600 acres of land, belonging to the Rev. W. Upjoin [sic], Messrs. John Sayers, (lord of the manor) E.B. Manning, W.L. Rix, and several smaller owners. The CHURCH (St. Andrew,) has a tower and five bells, and the living is a discharged vicarage, valued in the King's Book at £5 8s. 1d., in the patronage of the Rev. Arthur Bellman, and incumbency of the Rev. Wm. Upjoin [sic], A.M." [William White, History, Gazetteer, and Directory of Norfolk (1845) - Transcription copyright © Pat Newby]

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See also Wood Dalling.

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Church Directories

  • In 1883 the parish was in the Deanery of Holt, in the archdeaconry of Norwich.
    It could have been in a different deanery or archdeaconry both before and after this date.
  • The parish church is dedicated to St Andrew.
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Church History

Church of St Andrew
Description and pictures.
Church of St Andrew
Description, history and pictures.
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Church Records

Parish Register Transcripts
Baptisms
Marriages
These are not included in Boyd's Marriage Index or Phillimore's Marriage Registers.
Church Ornaments
Bibles, bells, gowns, silver, etc, in 1764.

See also Norfolk Parish Links: Church Records

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Civil Registration

For the civil registration of births, marriages and deaths between 1837 and 1930 (and for the censuses from 1851 to 1901), Field Dalling was in Walsingham Registration District.

See also Norfolk Parish Links: Civil Registration

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Description & Travel

Field Dalling Post Mill
Description and map.
Field Dalling Holt Road Mill
Description and map.
Field Dalling Tower Mill
Description, history and map.

See also Norfolk Parish Links: Description and Travel

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Gazetteers

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Historical Geography

Field Dalling is in North Greenhoe Hundred.

Parish outline and location.
See Parish Map for North Greenhoe Hundred
Description of North Greenhoe Hundred
1845: White's History, Gazetteer, and Directory of Norfolk

You can see the administrative areas in which Field Dalling has been placed at times in the past. Select one to see a link to a map of that particular area.

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History

Blomefield: Field Dalling
From "A Topographical History of Norfolk".
History, church, lists of clergy, etc.
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Land & Property

Great Britain: Statute
Cley-next-the-Sea and Field Dalling Inclosure Act, 1808.
An act for inclosing lands in the parishes of Cley next the Sea and Field Dalling, in the county of Norfolk.
[1808]

See also Norfolk Parish Links: Land and Property

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Maps

You can see maps centred on OS grid reference TG008391 (Lat/Lon: 52.912008, 0.985334), Field Dalling which are provided by:

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Poor Houses, Poor Law

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Population

These figures are from the population tables which were produced after the 10-yearly national censuses. The "Families" heading includes families and single occupiers.

Year  Inhabited
Houses
FamiliesPopulation
18015667260
18116679296
18215375322
18318990400
184188--403
185191--404
Year  Inhabited
Houses
FamiliesPopulation
186184--342
18718389341
18818282330
18918080346
19017979325
1911--76280

There may be more people living in detached parts of the parish (if there were any) and, if so, the number may or may not be included in the figures above. It is quite difficult to be sure from the population tables.

1901 Census
"Including Little Marsh."