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North Elmham, Norfolk

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North Elmham, Norfolk

North Elmham is a village and civil parish in the English county of Norfolk. It covers an area of 19.20 km and had a population of 1,428 in 624 households as of the 2001 census. For the purposes of local government, it falls within the district of Breckland. The Village is located along the B1145 a route which runs between King's Lynn and Mundesley. The village is about 8 km north of East Dereham on the west bank of the River Wensum.
Post townDEREHAM
Administrative CountyNorfolk
Traditional CountyNorfolk
OS GridTF9820
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Police AuthorityNorfolk
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNorfolk
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNorfolk
Ambulance AuthorityEast of England
Dialling code01362

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

Elmham ~ Elmham North

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

Elmham, North, par. and vil. with ry. sta., W. Norfolk, on river Wensum, 5 miles N. of Dereham, 4631 ac., pop. 1090; P.O., T.O.; contains Elmham Hall.

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