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Reepham, Norfolk

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Reepham, Norfolk

Reepham (pronounced "Ree-fum") is a small market town in the English county of Norfolk, England, situated on the B1145 road between the Bure and Wensum valleys. The B1145 runs between King's Lynn and Mundesley. The town is 12 miles north west of Norwich. As of the 2001 census the civil parish had a population of 2,455 residents in 970 households and covers an area of 1,909 hectares .
DistrictBroadland
Post townNORWICH
Administrative CountyNorfolk
Traditional CountyNorfolk
OS GridTG1023
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionEastern
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityNorfolk
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNorfolk
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNorfolk
Ambulance AuthorityEast of England
Dialling code01603
Population2,455 (2001 census)
 

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

Reepham With Kerdistone ~ Refham

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

Reepham (with Kerdistone), par. and vil. with ry. sta., Norfolk, 6½ miles SW. of Aylsham, 2250 ac., pop. 527; P.O., T.O., 1 Bank; the vil. extends into the pars. of Hackford-by-Reepham and Whitwell; the churches of Reepham and Whitwell stand in one churchyard, where also stood formerly the church of Hackford.

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