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Cockthorpe, Norfolk

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Cockthorpe, Norfolk

DistrictNorth Norfolk
Post townHOLT
Administrative CountyNorfolk
Traditional CountyNorfolk
OS GridTF9842
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Police AuthorityNorfolk
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNorfolk
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNorfolk
Ambulance AuthorityEast of England
Dialling code01328
Population273 (parish, 2001 census)

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

Cockthorpe.-- par., N. Norfolk, near coast, 4 miles SE. of Wells ry. sta., 514 ac., pop. 80; birthplace of Sir Christopher Mengs, Sir John Narborough, and Sir Cloudesley Shovel (1650-1707), famous old admirals.

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