Place:Overstrand, Norfolk, England

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NameOverstrand
Alt namesOthestrandasource: Domesday Book (1985) p 192
TypeVillage
Coordinates52.917°N 1.35°E
Located inNorfolk, England
source: Getty Thesaurus of Geographic Names
source: Family History Library Catalog


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Overstrand is a village (population 1,101) on the north coast of Norfolk in England, two miles east of Cromer. It was once a modest fishing station, with all or part of the fishing station being known as Beck Hythe. In the latter part of the 19th century it was catapulted into prominence, and became known as “the village of millionaires”.

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