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Martham, Norfolk

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Martham, Norfolk

Martham is a village and civil parish in the English county of Norfolk and within the Broads National Park. It is situated some 15 km north-west of the town of Great Yarmouth and 30 km north-east of the city of Norwich. The civil parish has an area of 11.84 km and in the 2001 census had a population of 3,126 in 1,267 households. For the purposes of local government, the parish falls within the district of Great Yarmouth.
DistrictGreat Yarmouth
Post townGREAT YARMOUTH
Administrative CountyNorfolk
Traditional CountyNorfolk
OS GridTG4518
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionEastern
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityNorfolk
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNorfolk
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNorfolk
Ambulance AuthorityEast of England
Population3,216
 

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

Marcham

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

Martham, par. and vil. with ry. sta., Norfolk, 9 miles NW. of Yarmouth, 2644 ac., pop. 1097; P.O., T.O.; in vicinity of vil. is Martham Hall, seat.

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