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Guestwick, Norfolk

Guestwick is a village and a civil parish in the English county of Norfolk. The village is 19.6 miles south-west of Cromer, 18.7 miles north-west of Norwich and 131 miles north-east of London. The village lies 10.2 miles west of the nearby town of Aylsham. The village lies far from any High roads. 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.
Post townDEREHAM
Administrative CountyNorfolk
Traditional CountyNorfolk
OS GridTG0627
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Police AuthorityNorfolk
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNorfolk
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNorfolk
Ambulance AuthorityEast of England
Dialling code01362
Population135 (2001 census)

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

Geghestuiet ~ Gegestuiet

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

Guestwick, par. and ry. sta., N. Norfolk, 4 miles S. of Melton Constable sta., 1646 ac., pop. 183; P.O.; birthplace of Godwin (1756-1836) the novelist.

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