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Horning, Norfolk

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Horning, Norfolk

Horning is an ancient village and parish in the English county of Norfolk. It covers an area of 11 km and had a population of 1,033 in the 2001 census. Horning parish lies on the northern bank of the River Bure south of the River Thurne and is located in the The Broads National Park. For the purposes of local government, it falls within the district of North Norfolk, although areas alongside the rivers and broads fall into the executive area of the Broads Authority.
DistrictNorth Norfolk
Post townNORWICH
Administrative CountyNorfolk
Traditional CountyNorfolk
OS GridTG3417
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Police AuthorityNorfolk
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNorfolk
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNorfolk
Ambulance AuthorityEast of England
Dialling code01692

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


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

Horning, par. and vil., S. Norfolk, on river Bure, 9½ miles NE. of Norwich, 2567 ac., pop. 435; P.O.

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