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Taverham, Norfolk

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Taverham, Norfolk

Taverham is a village and civil parish in Norfolk, in the UK. It is approximately 5 miles (8 km) north-west of the City of Norwich. Taverham sits on the River Wensum. In 2001, Taverham had a population of 10,233. It has seen recent population growth with the building of Thorpe Marriott, a new residential development that straddles the boundary with the neighbouring village of Drayton.
DistrictBroadland
Post townNORWICH
Administrative CountyNorfolk
Traditional CountyNorfolk
OS GridTG1614
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
Population10,233 (2001 Census)
 

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

Tavresham

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

Taverham, par., Norfolk, on river Wensum, 6 miles NW. of Norwich, 2099 ac., pop. 207; the par. contains the Taverham Mills, paperworks, and Taverham Hall, seat.

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