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Wood Norton, Norfolk

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Wood Norton, Norfolk

Wood Norton is a village and civil parish in the English county of Norfolk. It is located some 10 km east of Fakenham and 30 km north-west of Norwich. The civil parish has an area of 6.99 km and in the 2001 census had a population of 221 in 94 households. For the purposes of local government, the parish falls within the district of North Norfolk.
DistrictNorth Norfolk
Post townDEREHAM
Administrative CountyNorfolk
Traditional CountyNorfolk
OS GridTG0128
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Police AuthorityNorfolk
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNorfolk
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNorfolk
Ambulance AuthorityEast of England

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

Wood Norton par. and vil., Norfolk - par., 1726 ac., pop. 284; vil., 3 miles E. of Ryburgh ry. sta.; P.O.; in vicinity is Wood Norton House, seat.

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