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Ringstead, Norfolk

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Ringstead, Norfolk

Ringstead is a village and civil parish in the English county of Norfolk. It covers an area of 11.13 km and had a population of 355 in 155 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
Administrative CountyNorfolk
Traditional CountyNorfolk
OS GridTF7040
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 Ringstead, Norfolk has been known in the past

Great Ringstead ~ Ringstead Great ~ Ringstead St Peter and St Andrew ~ Rincsteda ~ Rincteda

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

Ringstead, St Peter and St Andrew (or Great Ringstead), par. and vil., Norfolk, 2 miles SE. of Hunstanton, 2814 ac., pop. 458; P.O., called Ringstead; Ringstead Downs are a favourite resort of picnic parties.

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