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Snetterton, Norfolk

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Snetterton, Norfolk

Snetterton is a village and civil parish in the English county of Norfolk. The village is located some 20 km north-east of the town of Thetford and 30 km south-west of the city of Norwich. Snetterton is perhaps best known for the Snetterton Motor Racing Circuit, named after the village and located partly in Snetterton and partly in the adjoining civil parish of Quidenham. Snetterton civil parish has an area of 8.94 km and in the 2001 census had a population of 202 in 74 households.
DistrictBreckland
Post townNORWICH
Administrative CountyNorfolk
Traditional CountyNorfolk
OS GridTL9991
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionEastern
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityNorfolk
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNorfolk
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNorfolk
Ambulance AuthorityEast of England
Population202 (2001 census)
 

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

Snetretuna

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

Snetterton, par., Norfolk, 4 miles SW. of Attleborough, 2189 ac., pop. 203.

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