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Reedham, Norfolk

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Reedham, Norfolk

Reedham is a village and civil parish in the English county of Norfolk and within The Broads. It is situated on the north bank of the River Yare, some 20 kilometres east of the city of Norwich, 12 km south-west of the town of Great Yarmouth and the same distance north-west of the Suffolk town of Lowestoft. The Romans had a settlement there, and King Edmund of East Anglia is said to have lived here.
DistrictBroadland
Post townNORWICH
Administrative CountyNorfolk
Traditional CountyNorfolk
OS GridTG4201
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionEastern
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityNorfolk
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNorfolk
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNorfolk
Ambulance AuthorityEast of England
Population925
 

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

Redaham ~ Redeham

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

Reedham, par. and vil. with ry. sta., Norfolk, 8 miles SW. of Yarmouth, 3328 ac., pop. 856; P.O., T.O.; was a seat of the kings of East Anglia; there is a ferry over the Yare.

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