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Elsing, Norfolk

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Elsing, Norfolk

Elsing is a village and civil parish in the English county of Norfolk. It is situated some 6 miles north-east of the town of East Dereham and 12 miles north-west of the city of Norwich. The civil parish has an area of 634 hectares and in the 2001 census had a population of 229 in 105 households. For the purposes of local government, the parish falls within the district of Breckland.
DistrictBreckland
Post townDEREHAM
Administrative CountyNorfolk
Traditional CountyNorfolk
OS GridTG0516
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionEastern
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityNorfolk
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNorfolk
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNorfolk
Ambulance AuthorityEast of England
Population229 (2001 census)
 

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

Helsinga

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

Elsing, par., N. Norfolk, 4½ miles NE. of Dereham, 1511 ac., pop. 390; P.O.; contains Elsing Hall.

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