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South Lopham, Norfolk

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South Lopham, Norfolk

South Lopham is a civil parish in the English county of Norfolk. It covers an area of 7.91 km and had a population of 371 in 157 households as of the 2001 census. For the purposes of local government, it falls within the district of Breckland. It is recorded in the Domesday Book as Lopham, later becoming known as Lopham-Parva to mirror the existing village of Lopham-Magna, and then finally becoming known by its present name of South Lopham.
DistrictBreckland
Post townDISS
Administrative CountyNorfolk
Traditional CountyNorfolk
OS GridTM0481
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionEastern
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityNorfolk
Population371 (2001 census)
 

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

Lopham ~ Lopham South ~ Lophamford

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

Lopham, South, par. and vil., Norfolk, 5½ miles SE. of East Harling ry. sta., 1937 ac., pop. 529; P.O.

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