Scarning Manor; 1189-1925; Scarning, Norfolk

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Scarning Manor; 1189-1925; Scarning, Norfolk

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  • Scarning Hall
  • Scarning Hall with Dillington

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Sir Roger Townshend occurs as lord in 1577 and 1588, Edward Anguish in 1597. Another Edward Anguish holds his first court in 1628 as son and heir of Richard Anguish; Edmund Anguish holds first court in 1652; Nicholas Repps, Doctor of Divinity occurs as lord in 1681. Later owned by Richard Warner, and subsequently by the Lombe, later Evans-Lombe family. Edward Lombe, Esq., is given as lord of the manor in White's Trade Directory (1845).
Revd Henry E. Lombe, BA, is given as lord of the manor in White's Trade Directory, 1883.
Last transaction dated: 1856; lord of the manor: Charles Lambe; Steward: E.P. Clarke [TNA, HMC 5/6].


Scarning, Norfolk

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Extended into Dillington.

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Created on: 22/01/2003 by Droip




F. Blomefield, 'An Essay towards a Topographical History of the County of Norfolk' (11 vols, London, 1805-1810)\r\nW. White, 'History, Gazetteer, and Directory of Norfolk, and the City and Cou

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