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Great Witchingham, Norfolk

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Great Witchingham, Norfolk

Great Witchingham is a village and civil parish in the English county of Norfolk about 11 miles north-west of Norwich. It covers an area of 9.12 km and had a population of 564 in 235 households as of the 2001 census. For the purposes of local government, it falls within the district of Broadland. Great Witchingham parish contains the village of Lenwade. The Norfolk Wildlife Centre and Country Park, a well-known local attraction also known as the Animal Ark, is in Fakenham Road.
DistrictBroadland
Post townNORWICH
Administrative CountyNorfolk
Traditional CountyNorfolk
OS GridTG1020
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionEastern
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityNorfolk
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNorfolk
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNorfolk
Ambulance AuthorityEast of England
Population564
 

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

Witchingham ~ Witchingham Great

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

Witchingham, Great, par. and vil., Norfolk - par., 2245 ac., pop. 565; vil., 2 miles S. of Reepham and 7½ E. of Elmham sta.; P.O.

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