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Marham, Norfolk

Marham is a village and civil parish in the English county of Norfolk, approximate 12 miles away from King's Lynn. An RAF station, RAF Marham, is situated nearby at Upper Marham. The village covers an area of 14.85 km and had a population of 2,951 in 788 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 GridTF7009
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionEastern
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityNorfolk
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNorfolk
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNorfolk
Ambulance AuthorityEast of England
Population2,951
 

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

Mareham ~ Marsam

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

Marham, par. and vil., Norfolk, 7 miles W. of Swaffham, 3966 ac., pop. 752; P.O.; has remains of a nunnery (1251); in vicinity of vil. is Marham House, seat.

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