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Upton, Norfolk

Upton is a village on the River Bure in Norfolk, England within The Broads National Park. Administratively it comes under the civil parish of Upton with Fishley which in turn comes under the district of Broadland. It is 2 miles north of Acle, halfway between Norwich and Great Yarmouth. St. Margaret's Church is built in the Perpendicular style. Upton Dyke, leading to the Bure, is 0.5 miles long. At the end of the dyke, there is a rare post mill, Palmers Hollow Post Mill.
DistrictBroadland
Administrative CountyNorfolk
Traditional CountyNorfolk
OS GridTG3912
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionEastern
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityNorfolk
 

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

Upton With Fishley ~ Opetune ~ Optune ~ Optuna ~ Uptuna ~ Uptune

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

Upton with Fishley, par., Norfolk, 5 miles NE. of Brundall and 10 E. of Norwich, 2169 ac., pop. 531.

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