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Swardeston, Norfolk

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Swardeston, Norfolk

Swardeston is a village four miles (6 km) south of Norwich in Norfolk, England, on high ground above the Tas valley. It covers an area of 3.95 km and had a population of 540 in 246 households as of the 2001 census.
DistrictSouth Norfolk
Post townNORWICH
Administrative CountyNorfolk
Traditional CountyNorfolk
OS GridTG2002
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 Swardeston, Norfolk has been known in the past

Suedestuna ~ Suerdestuna ~ Suerdest

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

Swardeston, par. and vil., Norfolk - par., 933 ac., pop. 339; vil., 4 miles SW. of Norwich; P.O.

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