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Great Dunham, Norfolk

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Great Dunham, Norfolk

Great Dunham is a village situated in the Breckland District of Norfolk and covers an area of 818 hectares (3.16 square miles) with an estimated population of 325. The village lies 1.5 miles north of its sister village Little Dunham and 7 miles by road north east from Swaffham. It is served by St. Andrews church in the Benefice of Great Dunham. Great Denham used to have a smock mill which was superseded by a tower mill now derelict.
DistrictBreckland
Post townKings Lynn
Administrative CountyNorfolk
Traditional CountyNorfolk
OS GridTF8714
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
Population325 (2001 census)
 

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

Dunham ~ Dunham Great

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

Dunham, vil. with ry. sta., 4 miles NE. of Swaffham, W. Norfolk; the vil. is 2 miles NE. of sta.

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