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Stanhoe, Norfolk

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Stanhoe, Norfolk

Stanhoe is a village and civil parish in the English county of Norfolk, 6.4 miles (10.2 km) from the North Sea. It covers an area of 6.06 km and had a population of 196 in 97 households as of the 2001 census. For the purposes of local government, it falls within the district of King's Lynn and West Norfolk. Its position is grid reference TF799369, Lat 52 53 58, Long 0 40 23. For a period during the 19th century, its parish priest was Philip Ward, husband of Lord Nelson's daughter Horatia.
DistrictKing's Lynn and West Norfolk
Post townKING'S LYNN
Administrative CountyNorfolk
Traditional CountyNorfolk
OS GridTF8037
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 Stanhoe, Norfolk has been known in the past

Stanhou ~ Stanho

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

Stanhoe, par. and vil. with ry. sta., Norfolk - par., 1489 ac., pop. 437; vil., 3 miles SW. of Burnham Market sta. and 10 miles SE. of Hunstanton by rail; P.O.; in vicinity is Stanhoe Hall, seat.

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