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Cantley, Norfolk

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Cantley, Norfolk

Cantley is a village and civil parish in the English county of Norfolk. Cantley is within the Broads Special Protection Area. The village lies on the north bank of the River Yare, some 17 km east of the city of Norwich, 15 km south-west of the town of Great Yarmouth and the same distance north-west of the Suffolk town of Lowestoft. The civil parish has an area of 12.9 km and in the 2001 census had a population of 677 in 279 households.
DistrictBroadland
Post townNORWICH
Administrative CountyNorfolk
Traditional CountyNorfolk
OS GridTG3803
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionEastern
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityNorfolk
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNorfolk
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNorfolk
Ambulance AuthorityEast of England
Population677
 

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

Cantelai

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

Cantley.-- par. and ry. sta., N. Norfolk, on river Yare, 10 miles SE. of Norwich, 1850 ac., pop. 266; P.O.

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