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Drayton, Norfolk

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Drayton, Norfolk

Drayton, Norfolk, is a suburban village in the county of Norfolk and district of Broadland 7 kilometres north west of Norwich. It is situated on the A1067 road between Hellesdon and Taverham.
DistrictBroadland
Post townNORWICH
Administrative CountyNorfolk
Traditional CountyNorfolk
OS GridTG1813
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
Population5,150 (2001 Census)
 

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

Draituna

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

Drayton, par. and vil. with ry. sta., S. Norfolk, 4½ miles NW. of Norwich, 1332 ac., pop. 408; P.O.; in vicinity of vil. is Drayton Hall.

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