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Hillington, Norfolk

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Hillington, Norfolk

Hillington is a civil parish in the English county of Norfolk. It covers an area of 10.27 km and had a population of 287 in 123 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 straddles the A148 King's Lynn to Cromer road. It formerly had a railway station, but this closed in 1959.
DistrictKing's Lynn and West Norfolk
Post townKING'S LYNN
Administrative CountyNorfolk
Traditional CountyNorfolk
OS GridTF7125
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 Hillington, Norfolk has been known in the past

Hellington ~ Helingetuna ~ Idlinghetuna ~ Nidlinghetuna

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

Hillington.-- par. and vil. with ry. sta., W. Norfolk, 7 miles NE. of Kings Lynn, 2529 ac., pop. 285; P.O., T.O.; in vicinity is the seat of Hillington Hall.

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