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Northwold, Norfolk

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Northwold, Norfolk

Northwold ("North forest") is a village and civil parish in the English county of Norfolk. It covers an area of 19.72 km and had a population of 1,070 in 448 households as of the 2001 census. For the purposes of local government, it falls within the district of King's Lynn and West Norfolk. The village is 12 km north of Brandon which is also the closest railway station on the Thetford to Ely line, and 153 km from London.
DistrictKing's Lynn and West Norfolk
Post townTHETFORD
Administrative CountyNorfolk
Traditional CountyNorfolk
OS GridTL7597
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionEastern
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityNorfolk
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNorfolk
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNorfolk
Ambulance AuthorityEast of England
Population1,070
 

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

Northwalde ~ Norfwalde

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

Northwold, par. and vil., Norfolk, on river Wissey, 6½ miles NW. of Brandon, 5232 ac., pop. 1206; P.O., T.O.

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