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Hemblington, Norfolk

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Hemblington, Norfolk

Hemblington is a civil parish in the English county of Norfolk, about 8 miles miles east of Norwich. It covers an area of 3.03 km and had a population of 316 in 134 households as of the 2001 census. For the purposes of local government, it falls within the district of Broadland. As well as the village of Hemblington the parish includes the hamlet of Pedham some 1+⁄2 miles to the northwest. The Domesday Book records Hemblington as Hemelingetun.
Post townNORWICH
Administrative CountyNorfolk
Traditional CountyNorfolk
OS GridTG3411
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 Hemblington, Norfolk has been known in the past

Hemelingetun ~ Hemelintuna

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

Hemblington, par., S. Norfolk, 3½ miles NW. of Acle, 739 ac., pop. 236; contains the seat of Hemblington Hall.

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