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Paston, Norfolk

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Paston, Norfolk

Paston is a village and civil parish in the English county of Norfolk. The village is 4 miles north-east of North Walsham and 9.1 miles south-east of Cromer. It is 19.2 miles north-east of the city of Norwich. The village sits astride the coast road between Mundesley and Bacton. The nearest railway station is at North Walsham for the Bittern Line which runs between Sheringham, Cromer and Norwich. The nearest airport is Norwich International.
DistrictNorth Norfolk
Administrative CountyNorfolk
Traditional CountyNorfolk
OS GridTG3234
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Police AuthorityNorfolk
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNorfolk
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNorfolk
Ambulance AuthorityEast of England
Population265 (parish, 2001 census)

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


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

Paston.-- coast par. and vil., Norfolk, 5 miles NE. of North Walsham, 1445 ac. (70 water), pop. 252.

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