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Quidenham, Norfolk

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Quidenham, Norfolk

Quidenham is a small rural village and civil parish in the English county of Norfolk. It covers an area of 22.51 km and had a population of 576 in 183 households as of the 2001 census. For the purposes of local government, it falls within the district of Breckland. It is situated 10 miles north-east of the town of Thetford and 24 miles south-west of the city of Norwich.
Post townNORWICH
Administrative CountyNorfolk
Traditional CountyNorfolk
OS GridTM0287
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Police AuthorityNorfolk
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNorfolk
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNorfolk
Ambulance AuthorityEast of England

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

Quiddenham ~ Cuid ~ Guidenham

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

Quiddenham, par., Norfolk, 5 miles S. of Attleborough, 1126 ac., pop. 117; Quiddenham Hall is the seat of the Earl of Albemarle.

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