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Hamerton was a paper miller at Hook Mill in Newnham.  He was a co-partner in the business with Robert Parker who was bankrupt at the time of Hamert

For a small parish Norton Fitzwarren had several public houses, partly owing to the fact that two main roads crossed the parish.

Bishops Hull acquired several new residents from the mid 18th century who had formerly lived in the West Indies.