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Illington, Norfolk

Illington is a village and a civil parish in the English county of Norfolk. The village is 6.2 miles north east of Thetford, 24 miles west south west of Norwich and 92.3 miles north east of London. The nearest railway station is at Brandon for the Breckland Line which runs between Cambridge and Norwich. The nearest airport is Norwich International Airport.
DistrictBreckland
Post townTHETFORD
Administrative CountyNorfolk
Traditional CountyNorfolk
OS GridTL9489
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionEastern
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityNorfolk
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNorfolk
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNorfolk
Ambulance AuthorityEast of England
Dialling code01953
Population366 (parish, 2001 census)
 

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

Illinketuna

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

Illington, par., S. Norfolk, 4 miles NW. of East Harling, 1298 ac., pop. 84.

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