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Heacham, Norfolk

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Heacham, Norfolk

Heacham is a village of 4,707 inhabitants, located in north-west Norfolk, England, between King's Lynn, 14 miles to the south and Hunstanton, about 3 miles to the north, on The Wash.
DistrictKing's Lynn and West Norfolk
Post townKING'S LYNN
Administrative CountyNorfolk
Traditional CountyNorfolk
OS GridTF6737
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionEastern
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityNorfolk
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNorfolk
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNorfolk
Ambulance AuthorityEast of England
Population4,707 (2001 census)
 

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

Higham ~ Hecham

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

Heacham (or Higham), coast par. and vil. with ry. sta., W. Norfolk, 3 miles S. of Hunstanton sta. by rail, 3353 ac. land and 1500 water, pop. 998; P.O.; the par. contains the seat of Heacham Manor.

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