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Lynford, Norfolk

Lynford is a village situated in the Breckland District of Norfolk and covers an area of 24.72 km with a population of 157 in 81 households as of the UK census 2001. Lynford lies 4 miles north east of Brandon and between Mundford, 2 miles to the north west, and Thetford, 6.5 miles to the south east, on the A134. It lies deep within Breckland forestry land between the Stanford Battle Area and Thetford Forest.
DistrictBreckland
Post townTHETFORD
Administrative CountyNorfolk
Traditional CountyNorfolk
OS GridTL8191
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionEastern
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityNorfolk
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNorfolk
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNorfolk
Ambulance AuthorityEast of England
Dialling code01842
Population157 (2001 census)
 

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

Lineforda

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

Lynford, par., Norfolk, on river Wissey, 7½ miles NW. of Thetford, 1500 ac., pop. 109; contains the seat of Lynford Hall.

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