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West Lynn, Norfolk

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West Lynn, Norfolk

West Lynn is the part of the town of King's Lynn that is west of the River Great Ouse. It is linked to the main part of King's Lynn by a direct passenger ferry or by a circuitous 4 km road journey. It originally constituted a separate civil parish, and in 1894 this became the sole parish in the then new King's Lynn Rural District.
Administrative CountyNorfolk
Traditional CountyNorfolk
OS GridTF6120
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Police AuthorityNorfolk

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

Lynn ~ Lynn West

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

West Lynn, ry. sta., Norfolk, 2½ miles W. of Bangs Lynn; P.O. See LYNN, WEST.

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