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Alpington, Norfolk

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Alpington, Norfolk

Alpington is a village and civil parish in the English county of Norfolk. It is situated about six miles (10 km) south-east of Norwich and is closely associated with Yelverton just to the north. The civil parish has an area of 2.18 square kilometres and in the 2001 census had a population of 460 in 199 households. For the purposes of local government, the parish falls within the district of South Norfolk. The village has a village hall, primary school and a pub, the 'Wheel of Fortune'.
DistrictSouth Norfolk
Post townNORWICH
Administrative CountyNorfolk
Traditional CountyNorfolk
OS GridTG2901
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Police AuthorityNorfolk
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNorfolk
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNorfolk
Ambulance AuthorityEast of England
Population460 (2001 census)

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

Appletona ~ Appletuna

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

Alpington, par. and seat, S. Norfolk, 6 miles SE. of Norwich, 1069 ac., pop. 162.

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