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Cringleford, Norfolk

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Cringleford, Norfolk

Cringleford is a village in Norfolk, England on the banks of the River Yare on the outskirts of Norwich. The village is in the South Norfolk local government district and the Norwich South Parliamentary constituency. A village existed here at least as early as Saxon times and there is evidence of human settlement in the area from Roman times and the Bronze Age. The size of the village is 4.04 square kilometres and the population of the village at the time of the 2001 UK census was 2076.
DistrictSouth Norfolk
Post townNORWICH
Administrative CountyNorfolk
Traditional CountyNorfolk
OS GridTG1905
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 Cringleford, Norfolk has been known in the past

Cringaforda ~ Kiningaforda ~ Kringeforda

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

Cringleford, par., S. Norfolk, on river Yare, 3 miles SW. of Norwich, 980 ac., pop. 225.

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