Fonds PD 671 - Parish Records of Gorleston with Southtown, Suffolk

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PD 671


Parish Records of Gorleston with Southtown, Suffolk


  • 1553-1971 (Creation)

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127 pieces

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Received by the Norfolk Record Office on 27 July 1994 (numbered PD 671/1-104);on 9 January 2014 (ACC 2013/297 numbered PD 671/105-106, 108-109, 111-114) and on 25 February 2014 (ACC 2013/339, numbered PD 671/107, 110 and 115-127). List amended 25 February 2014 (HV).

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Comprises parish registers, 1668-1916; registration papers, 1953-1965; records of the church and benefice, 1553-1972; records of the Churchwardens, Vestry, Parochial Church Council, Overseers of the Poor, 1870-1968; records of St Andrew's Schools and Church Hall, 1808-1971; deposited plans, 1844-1899; other maps, 1878-1886; and miscellaneous papers, nd [19th century]-1945.

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Most parish registers are available on microform.

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