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Sparham, Norfolk

Sparham is a village and civil parish in the English county of Norfolk. It covers an area of 7.22 km and had a population of 291 in 109 households as of the 2001 census. For the purposes of local government, it falls within the district of Breckland. Sparham is one of the highest points in Norfolk, and the top of the church tower has views of the surrounding countryside for several miles. The hamlet of Sparhamhill lies to its east and south on the main A1067 road.
DistrictBreckland
Post townNORWICH
Administrative CountyNorfolk
Traditional CountyNorfolk
OS GridTG0719
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionEastern
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityNorfolk
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNorfolk
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNorfolk
Ambulance AuthorityEast of England
Population291
 

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

Sparham, par. and vil., Norfolk - par., 1770 ac., pop. 308; vil., 7 miles NE. of Dereham; P.O.

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