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Hilborough, Norfolk

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Hilborough, Norfolk

Hilborough is a village and a civil parish in the English county of Norfolk. The village is 5.5 miles south of Swaffham, 25.4 miles west south west of Norwich and 93.2 miles north north east of London. The village straddles the A1065 between Swaffham and Brandon. The nearest railway station is at Brandon for the Breckland Line which runs between Cambridge and Norwich.
DistrictBreckland
Post townTHETFORD
Administrative CountyNorfolk
Traditional CountyNorfolk
OS GridTF8200
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionEastern
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityNorfolk
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNorfolk
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNorfolk
Ambulance AuthorityEast of England
Dialling code01760
Population180 (2001 census)
 

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

Hildeburhwella

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

Hilborough, par. and vil., N. Norfolk, on river Wissey, 5½ miles S. of Swaffham, 3101 ac., pop. 337; P.O.; in vicinity of vil. is Hilborough House.

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