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Shropham, Norfolk

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Shropham, Norfolk

Shropham is a civil parish in the English county of Norfolk. It covers an area of 11.12 km and had a population of 351 in 155 households as of the 2001 census. For the purposes of local government, it falls within the district of Breckland. Its main attraction is the Church of St. Peter and St. Paul, built in flint in the Perpendicular style. The village is listed in the Domesday Book under the name Scerpham.
DistrictBreckland
Post townATTLEBOROUGH
Administrative CountyNorfolk
Traditional CountyNorfolk
OS GridTL9893
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
Population351
 

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

Scerepham ~ Scerpham ~ Serpham

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

Shropham, par. and vil., Norfolk - par., 2678 ac., pop. 433; vil., 4 miles N. of East Harling; P.O.

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