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West Lexham, Norfolk

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West Lexham, Norfolk

West Lexham is a village in the English county of Norfolk. It is 5.9 miles north of the town of Swaffham, 30.6 miles west north west of Norwich and 105 miles north east of London. The village forms part of the civil parish of Lexham, which in turn is part of the district of Breckland. Local government responsibilities are shared between the parish, district and county councils. The village lies about 0.5 miles east of the A1065 Mildenhall to Fakenham road.
DistrictBreckland
Post townKING`S LYNN
Administrative CountyNorfolk
Traditional CountyNorfolk
OS GridTF8417
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionEastern
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityNorfolk
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNorfolk
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNorfolk
Ambulance AuthorityEast of England
Dialling code01328
 

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

Lexham ~ Lexham West

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

Lexham, West, par., Norfolk, 3 miles W. of Litcham, 1155 ac., pop., 134.

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