TG2625 : Properties on The Street

taken 10 years ago, near to Swanton Abbot, Norfolk, Great Britain

Properties on The Street
Properties on The Street
In William White's History, Gazetteer, and Directory of Norfolk (1845) Swanton Abbott is described as "a large scattered village, 2 miles S.S.W. of North Walsham, and 12 miles N. by E. of Norwich, partly occupied by weavers, and has in its parish 501 souls, and 1103A.2R.8P., of which only 946 acres are assessable." St Michael's church > LinkExternal link is located at the end of Church Lane, about one kilometre north of the centre of the village, and a short distance east of the Community Primary School > LinkExternal link in Youngman's Lane, a cul-de-sac > LinkExternal link. Aylsham Road > LinkExternal link connects with the B1150 (Norwich road) in the east and with the A140 (also called Norwich Road) in the west; it skirts the village on its southwestern edge. The main road though the village is The Street, turning off Aylsham Road and running in northerly direction. The Street meets Church Lane > LinkExternal link further to the north and connects with Long Common Lane further east. The Jolly Farmer's > LinkExternal link is the only pub, the village Post Office has recently been closed; the houses and cottages range from 17th century to modern.
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Date Taken
Monday, 29 September, 2008   (more nearby)
Monday, 29 September, 2008
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Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TG 264 254 [100m precision]
WGS84: 52:46.7623N 1:21.3796E
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OSGB36: geotagged! TG 264 254
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NORTH (about 0 degrees)
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