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Guist, Norfolk

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Guist, Norfolk

Guist is a village and civil parish in the English county of Norfolk. It covers an area of 6.80 km and had a population of 242 in 102 households as of the 2001 census. For the purposes of local government, it falls within the district of Breckland. The village is home to the Sennowe Park Estate and is surrounded by land owned by Mr. Thomas Cooke. At the crossroads of the A1067 and the B1110 is the Clock Tower, a distinctive landmark of the area.
DistrictBreckland
Post townDEREHAM
Administrative CountyNorfolk
Traditional CountyNorfolk
OS GridTF9925
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionEastern
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityNorfolk
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNorfolk
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNorfolk
Ambulance AuthorityEast of England
Population242
 

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

Gregeseta ~ Gegeseta ~ Gregesete ~ Gegesete

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

Guist, par. and vil., N. Norfolk, 2 miles NW. of Foulsham, 1674 ac., pop. 390; P.O.

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