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Colney, Norfolk

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Colney, Norfolk

Colney is a village in the western outskirts of Norwich in Norfolk, England. It is in the administrative district of South Norfolk. It covers an area of 3.83 km and had a population of 124 in 35 households at the 2001 census. Its church, St Andrew, is one of 124 existing round-tower churches in Norfolk. Colney is home to the Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital, John Innes Centre and Institute of Food Research. It's also the location of Norwich City F.C. 's training ground.
DistrictSouth Norfolk
Post townNORWICH
Administrative CountyNorfolk
Traditional CountyNorfolk
OS GridTG1807
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Police AuthorityNorfolk
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNorfolk
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNorfolk
Ambulance AuthorityEast of England

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

Coleneia ~ Coleii ~ Colneii

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

Colney, par., S. Norfolk, on river Yare, 3 miles W. of Norwich, 948 ac., pop. 95; P.O.; contains Colney Hall.

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