Return of Owners of Land in
Norfolk in 1873

Published in 1875, the 'Return of Owners of Land in Norfolk in 1873' records all owners of more than one acre, their address, extent of lands and gross estimated rental.

NOTES: Areas are presented as A/R/P. A stands for acre of which there are 640 in 1 square mile. R refers to a rood which was a ploughing strip 220 yards long (1 furlong) and 5.5 yards wide (1 rod, pole or perch); 4 roods make 1 acre. P stands for a square pole, i.e. 30.25 square yards; 40 square poles comprise 1 rood. Rental is in £ (pound) and s (shilling); 20 shillings comprise £1.

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