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Potter Heigham, Norfolk

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Potter Heigham, Norfolk

Potter Heigham is a village and civil parish on the River Thurne in the English county of Norfolk. It is situated some 20 km north-east of the city of Norwich on the A149 road, and within the Broads. The village is known for its mediaeval bridge and the Church of St Nicholas. There are two National Nature Reserves within the parish; the Ludham - Potter Heigham NNR is to the west of the village whilst the Heigham Holmes NNR is to the east.
DistrictNorth Norfolk
Post townGREAT YARMOUTH
Administrative CountyNorfolk
Traditional CountyNorfolk
OS GridTG4119
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionEastern
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityNorfolk
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNorfolk
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNorfolk
Ambulance AuthorityEast of England
Population961
 

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

Heigham Potter

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

Potter Heigham, par. and vil. with ry. sta., Norfolk 11½ miles NW. of Yarmouth, 2527 ac., pop. 414; P.O.

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