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Stoke Ferry, Norfolk

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Stoke Ferry, Norfolk

Stoke Ferry is a civil parish in the English county of Norfolk, 6.5 miles south-east of Downham Market. The village lies on the River Wissey which has also been known as the River Stoke. It covers an area of 9.15 km and had a population of 896 in 358 households as of the 2001 census. For the purposes of local government, it falls within the district of King's Lynn and West Norfolk. All Saints' Church is no longer used for church services. It is now owned by Kit Hesketh-Harvey.
DistrictKing's Lynn and West Norfolk
Post townKING'S LYNN
Administrative CountyNorfolk
Traditional CountyNorfolk
OS GridTF7000
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionEastern
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityNorfolk
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNorfolk
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNorfolk
Ambulance AuthorityEast of England
Population896
 

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

Stoke Ferry, small market town and par. with ry. sta., Norfolk, 7 miles SE. of Downham Market, 2059 ac., pop. 684; P.O., T.O. Market-day, Friday. Stoke Ferry has trade in agricultural produce.

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