Family History

Parish Archives

Baptism, Marriage and Burial Registers 1541- circa 1940

These Registers are not now held in St. Nicholas.  Original copies and fiches can be found at the Norfolk Record Office, who can be contacted at:

Norfolk Record Office, The Archive Centre, Martineau Lane, Norwich NR1 2DQ

Telephone: 01603 222599




Microfilms of these Registers to 1900 can also be viewed at:

Norfolk Heritage Centre, Norfolk and Norwich Millennium Library, The Forum, Millennium Plain, Norwich NR2 1AW

Telephone: 01603 774740




Baptism, Marriage and Burial Registers from 1940

These Registers are currently held by St Nicholas, North Walsham.  If you have an enquiry relating to these, please use the “Contact Us” page of this website marking your request “For the attention of the Parish Archivist”.  Alternatively a message can be left for The Parish Archivist c/o The Parish Office Hotline, Telephone 01692 408971. 


Churchyard and Bacton Road Cemetery

The Churchyard was closed for burials in 1856.  A transcription of monumental inscriptions is held by the church.

Details of burials which have taken place at Bacton Road Cemetery are available, on request, from:

The Town Clerk,

North Walsham Council Offices,

New Road,

North Walsham

NR28 9DE

Telephone: 01692 404114.