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Wimbotsham, Norfolk

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Wimbotsham, Norfolk

Wimbotsham is a village and civil parish in the English county of Norfolk. It is situated close to the River Great Ouse, 2 km north of the town of Downham Market, 18 km south of the town of King's Lynn, and 60 km west of the city of Norwich. It covers an area of 6.04 km and had a population of 558 in 262 households as of the 2001 census. For the purposes of local government, it falls within the district of King's Lynn and West Norfolk.
DistrictKing's Lynn and West Norfolk
Post townKING'S LYNN
Administrative CountyNorfolk
Traditional CountyNorfolk
OS GridTF6105
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionEastern
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityNorfolk
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNorfolk
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNorfolk
Ambulance AuthorityEast of England
Population558
 

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

Wimbotsham, par. and vil., Norfolk - par., 2015 ac., pop. 677; vil., 1½ mile NE. of Downham; P.O.

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