Swanton Morley, Norfolk

Swanton Morley is a village situated in the heart of Norfolk. It is a village steeped in history documented back to the Domesday Book. Today the village exists as a tranquil village community of about 2,500 people. ~Wikipedia View Larger Map       Kelly's Directory of Norfolk shows that the Postmaster was one George Mitchell in... Continue Reading →

Witton Bridge, Norfolk

Witton is a village and civil parish in the English county of Norfolk. It is located 8 km (5.0 mi) east of the town of North Walsham and 30 km (19 mi) north of the city of Norwich. The parish church has a round tower, making it one of the many round-towered churches in Norfolk and... Continue Reading →

Overstrand, Norfolk

Overstrand is a village 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... Continue Reading →

Norwich Maltese Crosses

For my first post I thought I would get some information together about the Norwich Maltese Crosses. This is not meant to be exhaustive, it's just my starting point to further study. Okay so let us start with a little history. Norwich is situated in the county of Norfolk in England and sits astride the... Continue Reading →

King George VI

King George VI reigned from 11th December 1936 to 6th February 1952. The stamps issued in this time are a very popular period to collect. They are appreciated for the fine engraving work and attractive colouration. Scan a GVI stamp and view it on your monitor to see the work that was involved. It's probably... Continue Reading →

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