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Thursford, Norfolk

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Thursford, Norfolk

Thursford is a village and a civil parish in the English county of Norfolk. The village is 16.3 miles south-west of Cromer, 24.5 miles north-west of Norwich and 121 miles north-east of London. The village lies 6.9 miles north-west of the nearby town of Fakenham. The nearest railway station is at Sheringham for the Bittern Line which runs between Sheringham, Cromer and Norwich. The nearest airport is Norwich International Airport.
DistrictNorth Norfolk
Post townFAKENHAM
Administrative CountyNorfolk
Traditional CountyNorfolk
OS GridTF9734
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
Population224 (2001 census)
 

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

Tureforde ~ Turesfort

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

Thursford, par. and vil. with ry. sta., Norfolk, 5 miles NE. of Fakenham, 1350 ac., pop. 322; P.O.; near vil. is Thursford Hall, an Elizabethan seat.

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