Place:Shelfanger, Norfolk, England

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NameShelfanger
Alt namesScelnangrasource: Domesday Book (1985) p 194
Sceluangrauasource: Domesday Book (1985) p 194
TypeVillage
Coordinates52.401°N 1.084°E
Located inNorfolk, England
source: Getty Thesaurus of Geographic Names
source: Family History Library Catalog


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Shelfanger is a village situated about 3 miles from the town of Diss in Norfolk, England. There is a church and a village hall in the village. It covers an area of and had a population of 362 in 150 households as of the 2001 census.

In years gone by there were a school, a post office, a pub, three shops and a blacksmiths. These have all now been closed down, but there is a garage run by a family of brothers called Bowman. Josh Kirby (died 2001), an artist lived there.

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