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Mattishall, Norfolk

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Mattishall, Norfolk

Mattishall is a village and civil parish in the English county of Norfolk. It is situated in the heart of Norfolk 13 miles from the centre of Norwich and four miles from Dereham, at the geographical centre of Norfolk. It covers an area of 11.89 km and had a population of 2,631 in 1,110 households as of the 2001 census. For the purposes of local government, it falls within the district of Breckland.
DistrictBreckland
Post townDEREHAM
Administrative CountyNorfolk
Traditional CountyNorfolk
OS GridTG0511
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionEastern
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityNorfolk
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNorfolk
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNorfolk
Ambulance AuthorityEast of England
Population2,631
 

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

Bergh Mattishall ~ Burgh Mattishall ~ Mattishall Burgh ~ Mateshala

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

Mattishall, par. and vil., Norfolk, 4½ miles SE. of East Dereham, 2280 ac., pop. 899; P.O., T.O.; in vicinity of vil. is Mattishall Hall, seat.

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