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Narborough, Norfolk

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Narborough, Norfolk

Narborough is a village of 1405 hectares in the Breckland district of Norfolk, England with a population of 1095 as of the 2001 census. It is situated in the Nar Valley, with the river Nar flowing through on its way to the River Great Ouse. The village has a large community centre and associated heritage centre which puts on exhibitions. The parish church is All Saints' in the Benefice of Narborough and part of the Nar Valley group of parishes.
DistrictBreckland
Post townKING'S LYNN
Administrative CountyNorfolk
Traditional CountyNorfolk
OS GridTF7412
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionEastern
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityNorfolk
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNorfolk
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNorfolk
Ambulance AuthorityEast of England
Population1,095 (2001 census)
 

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

Narburgh ~ Neirborrough ~ Nereburh

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

Narburgh, par. and vil. with ry. sta. (Narborough), Norfolk, on river Nar, 6 miles NW. of Swaffham, 3545 ac., pop. 435; P.O., T.O., called Narborough; has important corn and coal trade; in vicinity of sta. is the seat of Narborough Hall.

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