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Cranworth, Norfolk

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Cranworth, Norfolk

Cranworth is a village in the Breckland district of mid-Norfolk, East Anglia, England in the United Kingdom. It has an area of 20.63 km with an estimated population of 415 as of 2007. It has a church, St. Marys in the Benefice of Reymerston. It was created as a civil parish from the four previous ecclesiastical parishes of Cranworth, Letton, Southburgh and Woodrising by the County of Norfolk Review Order, 1935.
Post townThetford
Administrative CountyNorfolk
Traditional CountyNorfolk
OS GridTF9804
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Police AuthorityNorfolk
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNorfolk
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNorfolk
Ambulance AuthorityEast of England
Dialling code01362
Population440 (2001 census)

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

Cranaworda ~ Craneworda

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

Cranworth, par., S. Norfolk, on river Blackwater, 7 miles E. of East Dereham, 1126 ac., pop. 230.

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