Fonds PD 309 - Parish Records of Besthorpe

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PD 309


Parish Records of Besthorpe


  • 1558-1968 (Creation)

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70 pieces

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Administrative history

In Rockland Deanery.

Archival history

Immediate source of acquisition or transfer

Received by the Norfolk Record Office on 26 March 1979 (numbered PD 309/1-11), 13 August 1981 (numbered PD 309/12), 16 July 1984 (numbered PD 309/13-33), 14 February 1985 (numbered PD 309/34-35) and 15 May 2001 (ACC 2001/39 numbered PD 309/36-70).

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Existence and location of copies

Most registers and parish chest material are available on microform.

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Dates of creation revision deletion

Created 07/03/2003 by Drome. Modified 14/06/2018 by Droip.


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