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Shereford, Norfolk

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Shereford, Norfolk

Shereford is a small village in the English county of Norfolk. It is located about 4 kilometres west of the market town of Fakenham. It lies on the east bank of the River Wensum facing Dunton across the river. Shereford St. Nicholas is one of 124 existing round-tower churches in Norfolk.
DistrictNorth Norfolk
Administrative CountyNorfolk
Traditional CountyNorfolk
OS GridTF8829
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Police AuthorityNorfolk

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

Sheerford ~ Sheringford ~ Sciraforda

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

Shereford (or Sheerford), par., Norfolk, 2 miles W. of Fakenham, 842 ac., pop. 86.

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