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Scratby, Norfolk

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Scratby, Norfolk

DistrictGreat Yarmouth
Post townGREAT YARMOUTH
Administrative CountyNorfolk
Traditional CountyNorfolk
OS GridTG5015
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionEastern
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityNorfolk
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNorfolk
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNorfolk
Ambulance AuthorityEast of England
Population4,021
 

Other names by which Scratby, Norfolk has been known in the past

Scroteby ~ Scroutebei ~ Scroutebey

Scratby, Norfolk in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Scratby, hamlet, on coast of Norfolk, 5 miles N. of Yarmouth; in vicinity is Scratby Hall, seat. See ORMESBY, ST MARGARET WITH SCRATBY.

Scratby, Norfolk in "A Topographical Dictionary of England" edited by Samuel Lewis (1848)

SCRATBY (All Saints), a parish, in the East and West Flegg incorporation, hundred of East Flegg, county of Norfolk, 2½ miles (N. by W.) from Caistor; containing 131 inhabitants. It comprises about 300 acres, and commands a fine sea prospect. An act for inclosing the lands was passed in 1842. The living is a discharged vicarage, united in 1548 to that of Ormsby St. Margaret. The church has been long in ruins.

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