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West Walton, Norfolk

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West Walton, Norfolk

West Walton is a village and a civil parish in the English county of Norfolk The village is 56.5 miles west of Norwich, 13.9 miles west-south-west of King's Lynn and 105 miles north of London. The nearest town is Wisbech which is 2.6 miles south of the village. The nearest railway station is at Watlington, Norfolk for the Fen Line which runs between King's Lynn and Cambridge. The nearest airport is Norwich International Airport.
DistrictKing's Lynn and West Norfolk
Post townWISBECH
Administrative CountyNorfolk
Traditional CountyNorfolk
OS GridTF4713
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionEastern
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityNorfolk
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNorfolk
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNorfolk
Ambulance AuthorityEast of England
Dialling code01945
Population1,659 (parish, 2001 census)
 

Other names by which West Walton, Norfolk has been known in the past

Walton ~ Walton West

West Walton, Norfolk in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Walton, West.-- par. and vil., Norfolk - par., 5219 ac., pop. 860; vil., 3 miles N. of Wisbech; P.O.; also P.O. called Walton Highway.

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