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Kimberley, Norfolk

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Kimberley, Norfolk

Kimberley is a village in Norfolk, in England. It is within the civil parish of Kimberley and Carleton Forehoe in South Norfolk, situated about 3 miles north-west of Wymondham, around the crossroads of the B1108 and B1135. Kimberley is served by rail, as the Kimberley Park railway station is on the Mid-Norfolk Railway which goes between Dereham and Wymondham. The river Tiffey flows through the village. Kimberley is home to Kimberley Hall, a house whose grounds were designed by Capability Brown.
DistrictSouth Norfolk
Post townWYMONDHAM
Administrative CountyNorfolk
Traditional CountyNorfolk
OS GridTG0704
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionEastern
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityNorfolk
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNorfolk
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNorfolk
Ambulance AuthorityEast of England
 

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

Chineburlai ~ Kiburnelai

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

Kimberley, par. and vil. with ry. sta., Norfolk, 4 miles NW. of Wymondham and 14 miles SW. of Norwich, 1460 ac., pop. 181.

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