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Bale, Norfolk

Bale is a village within the civil parish of Gunthorpe in the English county of Norfolk. The village is on the north side of the A148 King's Lynn to Cromer road. The village is 9 miles east north east of the town of Fakenham, 14.3 miles west south west of Cromer and 125 miles north north east of London. The nearest railway station is at Sheringham for the Bittern Line which runs between Sheringham, Cromer and Norwich. The nearest airport is Norwich International Airport.
DistrictNorth Norfolk
Post townFakenham
Administrative CountyNorfolk
Traditional CountyNorfolk
OS GridTG0136
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Police AuthorityNorfolk
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNorfolk
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNorfolk
Ambulance AuthorityEast of England
Dialling code01328
Population261 (parish, 2001 census)

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

Bathley ~ Bathele

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

Bale, par., N. Norfolk, 4½ miles NE. of Walsingham, 1041 ac., pop. 232.

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