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Swannington, Norfolk

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Swannington, Norfolk

Swannington is a village and civil parish in the English county of Norfolk. The village is located approximately 9 miles north of Norwich between the villages of Taverham, Felthorpe, Brandiston and Cawston. It covers an area of 5.90 km and had a population of 287 in 120 households as of the 2001 census. For the purposes of local government, it falls within the district of Broadland. As it is a very small village it has very few amenities. There is a farm butchery and garden centre/nursery.
DistrictBroadland
Post townNORWICH
Administrative CountyNorfolk
Traditional CountyNorfolk
OS GridTG1319
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionEastern
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityNorfolk
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNorfolk
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNorfolk
Ambulance AuthorityEast of England
Population287
 

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

Sueningatuna

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

Swannington, par., Norfolk, 9 miles NW. of Norwich, 1433 ac., pop. 326; contains Swannington Hall, seat.

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