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Roughton, Norfolk

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Roughton, Norfolk

Roughton is a village and a civil parish in the English county of Norfolk. The village is 3.7 miles south of Cromer, 19.6 miles north of Norwich and 6.5 miles north-west of North Walsham. It straddles the A140 between Cromer and Norwich and the B1463.
DistrictNorth Norfolk
Post townNORWICH
Administrative CountyNorfolk
Traditional CountyNorfolk
OS GridTG2137
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionEastern
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityNorfolk
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNorfolk
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNorfolk
Ambulance AuthorityEast of England
Population866 (parish, 2001 census)
 

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

Rof ~ Ruftuna ~ Rugutune

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

Roughton, par. and vil., Norfolk, 3½ miles S. of Cromer, 1740 ac., pop. 439; P.O.; the church, of 14th cent., has a round tower.

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