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Crimplesham, Norfolk

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Crimplesham, Norfolk

Crimplesham is a village and civil parish in the English county of Norfolk. It is situated 2.5 miles east of the small town of Downham Market, 12 miles south of the larger town of King's Lynn, and 37 miles west of the city of Norwich. The civil parish has an area of 1,640 acres and in the 2001 census had a population of 221 in 94 households. For the purposes of local government, the parish 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 GridTF6403
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Police AuthorityNorfolk
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNorfolk
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNorfolk
Ambulance AuthorityEast of England

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

Crepelesham ~ Creplesham

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

Crimplesham, par., W. Norfolk, 3 miles E. of Downham, 1620 ac., pop. 293; P.O.

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