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Corpusty, Norfolk

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Corpusty, Norfolk

Corpusty is a village and civil parish in North Norfolk, Norfolk in eastern England. Corpusty and its twin village Saxthorpe are situated either side of the river Bure which starts at Melton Constable and flows on to Yarmouth. Corpusty is about sixteen miles from Norwich and six miles (10 km) from Holt, Aylsham, and Reepham. According to Ekwall's place names, Corpusty given as Korpr's stye ("Korpr" meaning raven, "stye" meaning way).
DistrictNorth Norfolk
Post townNORWICH
Administrative CountyNorfolk
Traditional CountyNorfolk
OS GridTG1130
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Police AuthorityNorfolk
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNorfolk
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNorfolk
Ambulance AuthorityEast of England
Population637 (2001 census)

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

Corpestig ~ Corpestih ~ Corpsty

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

Corpusty, par. and ry. sta., N. Norfolk, on river Bure, 5½ miles NW. of Aylsham, 1018 ac., pop. 379.

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