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Brampton, Norfolk

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Brampton, Norfolk

Brampton is a small village and parish in the county of Norfolk, England, in the Bure Valley, east of Aylsham. Brampton station is an intermediate halt on the Bure Valley Railway. Its church, St Peter, is one of 124 existing round-tower churches in Norfolk. Its Norman tower has a 15th-century brick octagonal top. Although now one of the smallest communities in Norfolk, it has a rich history.
DistrictBroadland
Post townNORWICH
Administrative CountyNorfolk
Traditional CountyNorfolk
OS GridTG2224
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionEastern
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityNorfolk
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNorfolk
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNorfolk
Ambulance AuthorityEast of England
Population162 (2001 census)
 

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

Brantuna

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

Brampton, par., N. Norfolk on river Bure, 11 miles N. of Norwich, 521 ac., pop. 182; P.O.

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