Norwich from the East
Norwich Census of the Poor, 1570

This data was originally transcribed and published by John F. Pound in 196?, along with a detailed analysis. Over 800 poorer residents of the city are recorded with details of their families, residence and employment.

The data is presented as a single web-page for convenient handling;

(Still to be added (Aug '99) names of the property owners who had been councillors or alderman at around that time.)

Three versions of the file are available:

map of wards in 1570

Web page format has been chosen because it is:

Comments on the usefulness or otherwise of these files would be welcomed:

[last updated: 18th April 2001]

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