George Walpole blue plaque in Norwich

George Walpole Earl of Orford 1730-1791

Although at the time considered a rake and an eccentric, he gave generously to public subscriptions for planning improvements made in his time. Formerly known as Hog Hill this street was re-named Orford Hill in his honour.

George Walpole, 3rd Earl of Orford (2 April 1730 – 5 December 1791) was a British administrator and peer.

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