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Bawdeswell, Norfolk

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Bawdeswell, Norfolk

Bawdeswell is a small rural village and civil parish in the Breckland district of the county of Norfolk, England. At the time of the 2001 census it had a population of 766 and an area of 487 hectares with some 316 households. As of June 2012 there were 360 dwellings some of which are holiday lets with some 314 in the village itself and a further 46 within the parish boundary. The population as of May 2010 was estimated to be 847 (source Parish Clerk).
Post townDEREHAM
Administrative CountyNorfolk
Traditional CountyNorfolk
OS GridTG0420
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Police AuthorityNorfolk
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNorfolk
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNorfolk
Ambulance AuthorityEast of England
Dialling code01362
Population766 (2001 census.)

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


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

Bawdeswell, par., N. Norfolk, 3 miles SW. of Reepham, 1196 ac., pop. 447; P.O.

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