Place:Burnham Westgate, Norfolk, England

NameBurnham Westgate
Alt namesBurnham-Westgate
TypeParish (ancient), Civil parish
Coordinates52.9441°N 0.7221°E
Located inNorfolk, England     ( - 1929)
See alsoBrothercross Hundred, Norfolk, Englandhundred in which it was located
Docking Rural, Norfolk, Englandrural district in which it was located 1894-1929
Burnham Market, Norfolk, Englandcivil parish into which it was absorbed in 1929
King's Lynn and West Norfolk District, Norfolk, Englanddistrict municipality covering the area since 1974
source: Family History Library Catalog

Burnham Westgate was an ancient and civil parish on the north coast of Norfolk and the major forerunner of Burnham Market. The change of name occurred in 1929.

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