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Harpley, Norfolk

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Harpley, Norfolk

Harpley is a village and civil parish in the English county of Norfolk. It covers an area of 9.29 km and had a population of 353 in 157 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 12 miles north-east of King's Lynn. The village is on the south side of the A148 King's Lynn to Cromer road. There is an Anglican church, and a primary school (which celebrated its centenary in 2008).
DistrictKing's Lynn and West Norfolk
Post townKING'S LYNN
Administrative CountyNorfolk
Traditional CountyNorfolk
OS GridTF7825
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 Harpley, Norfolk has been known in the past

Harp ~ Herpelai

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

Harpley.-- par. and vil., W. Norfolk, on eminence, 12 miles NE. of King's Lynn, 2193 ac., pop. 425; P.O.

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