Place:Beeston Regis, Norfolk, England

NameBeeston Regis
Alt namesBeeston-Regissource: Family History Library Catalog
Besentunasource: Domesday Book (1985) p 186
Besetunasource: Domesday Book (1985) p 186
Besetunesource: Domesday Book (1985) p 186
TypeParish (ancient), Civil parish
Coordinates52.933°N 1.22°E
Located inNorfolk, England
See alsoNorth Erpingham Hundred, Norfolk, Englandhundred in which it was located
Erpingham Rural, Norfolk, Englandrural district in which it was located 1894-1974
North Norfolk District, Norfolk, Englanddistrict municipality covering the area since 1974
source: Getty Thesaurus of Geographic Names
source: Family History Library Catalog

NOTE: Beeston Regis is one of four (!) places in Norfolk with "Beeston" in its name. Caution is called for in selecting the correct one.

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Beeston Regis is a village and civil parish in the North Norfolk District of Norfolk, England. It is about a mile (2 km) east of Sheringham, Norfolk and near the coast. The village is 2 miles (3 km) west of Cromer and 16 miles (26 km) north of the city of Norwich. According to the 2011 UK census it had a population of 1,062. The North Sea is the northern boundary of the parish, and the wooded Beeston Heath rises up from the parish to form the southern boundary.

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