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Weeting is a village in Norfolk, England. Its church, St. Mary, stands close to Weeting Castle, and is one of 124 existing round-tower churches in Norfolk. During the 1920s and 1930s, Weeting housed a Ministry of Labour work camp. Basing its operations in the eighteenth century Weeting Hall, the Ministry of Labour opened a residential training centre in 1926, aimed at helping unemployed men - particularly war veterans - to acquire basic agricultural techniques.
|OS Settlement Classification||Other settlement (village, hamlet etc)|
Other names by which Weeting, Norfolk has been known in the past
Weating ~ Weeting All Saints ~ Weeting With Broomhill ~ Wetinga ~ Wetinge
Weeting, Norfolk in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)
Weeting (All Saints), par. and vil., Norfolk - par., 6187 ac., pop. 333; vil., 1½ mile N. of Brandon; p.o; Weeting Hall, seat (with ruins of an ancient castle in the park), is in vicinity.
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