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Great Ellingham, Norfolk

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Great Ellingham, Norfolk

Great Ellingham is a village situated in the Breckland District of Norfolk and covers an area of 1114 hectares (4.3 square miles) with a population of 1108 as of UK census 2001, though the district's 2007 estimate suggests that this may have risen to 1165. The village lies 2.5 miles north west of Attleborough, 2 miles south east of its sister village of Little Ellingham and 12 miles by road south from Dereham. Great Ellingham is served by St. James church in the Benefice of Great Ellingham.
DistrictBreckland
Post townATTLEBOROUGH
Administrative CountyNorfolk
Traditional CountyNorfolk
OS GridTM0197
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
Population1,108 (2001 census)
 

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

Ellingham ~ Ellingham Great

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

Ellingham, Great, par. and vil., S. Norfolk, 2 miles N. of Attleborough, 2670 ac., pop. 652; P.O.

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