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Rollesby, Norfolk

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Rollesby, Norfolk

Rollesby is a village and civil parish in the English county of Norfolk. It is situated on the A149 road, adjacent to Rollesby Broad and Ormesby Broad, about 12 km north-west of the town of Great Yarmouth and 30 km east of the city of Norwich. The civil parish has an area of 5.91 km and in the 2001 census had a population of 995 in 408 households. For the purposes of local government, the parish falls within the district of Great Yarmouth.
DistrictGreat Yarmouth
Administrative CountyNorfolk
Traditional CountyNorfolk
OS GridTG4515
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Police AuthorityNorfolk
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNorfolk
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNorfolk
Ambulance AuthorityEast of England
Population995 (2001 census)

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

Roluesbe ~ Roluesb ~ Rothbfuesbi ~ Rotholfuesbei ~ Rotholfuesbey ~ Thoroluesby

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

Rollesby, par. and vil., Norfolk, 7½ miles NW. of Yarmouth, 1653 ac., pop. 557; P.O.; near vil. is Rollesby Hall, seat.

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