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Grimston, Norfolk

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Grimston, Norfolk

Grimston is a civil parish in the English county of Norfolk approximately 6 miles north-east of King's Lynn. It covers an area of 18.08 km and had a population of 1,952 in 823 households as of the 2001 census. For the purposes of local government, it falls within the district of King's Lynn and West Norfolk. The village is just a few miles away from the Royal family's residence at Sandringham.
DistrictKing's Lynn and West Norfolk
Post townKING'S LYNN
Administrative CountyNorfolk
Traditional CountyNorfolk
OS GridTF7122
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionEastern
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityNorfolk
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNorfolk
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNorfolk
Ambulance AuthorityEast of England
Population1,952
 

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

Grimstone ~ Erimestuna ~ Grimestuna

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

Grimstone, par. and vil. (ry. sta. Grimston Road), W. Norfolk, 7 miles NE. of Kings Lynn, 4240 ac., pop. 1132; P.O., called Grimston.

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