Hundred of Grimeshou
Wittington Hamlet

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Institute of Historical Research

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Author

Francis Blomefield

Year published

1805

Page

221

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'Hundred of Grimeshou: Wittington Hamlet', An Essay towards a Topographical History of the County of Norfolk: volume 2 (1805), pp. 221. URL: http://british-history.ac.uk/report.aspx?compid=78054 Date accessed: 23 October 2014.


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WITTINGTON HAMLET.

About three miles west of the town, and near Stoke-Ferry, is the hamlet of Wittington, belonging to this township. In 15th James I. Char. Croft, Esq. was found to have died possessed of a free tenement and lands here, called Hulliars, held of the manor of Northwold in free soccage, and the rent of 9s. 11d. per annum. (fn. 1)

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1 Escheat 15 James, Pat. i. No. 78.