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Feltwell, Norfolk

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Feltwell, Norfolk

Feltwell is a village 10 miles west of Thetford, Norfolk, England, and is in the borough of King's Lynn and West Norfolk. Feltwell is a small village with a thriving community. The village has a small primary school which was originally built as a hospital. The pubs, The Lodge and the West End, are popular spots for the village locals and there is also a Social Club. The village also has two churches and a Methodist chapel. The street known as 'The Beck' was once a river.
DistrictKing's Lynn and West Norfolk
Post townThetford
Administrative CountyNorfolk
Traditional CountyNorfolk
OS GridTL7090
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Police AuthorityNorfolk
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNorfolk
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNorfolk
Ambulance AuthorityEast of England
Dialling code01842
Population2,662 (2001 census)

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

Feltwell St Mary and St Nicholas ~ Fatwella ~ Feltwella

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

Feltwell, St Mary and St Nicholas, par., W. Norfolk, 5½ miles NW. of Brandon, 14,060 ac., pop. 1633; P.O., called Feltwell; contains Feltwell Lodge.

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