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New Buckenham, Norfolk

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New Buckenham, Norfolk

New Buckenham is a civil parish in the English county of Norfolk. It covers an area of 1.73 km and had a population of 468 in 197 households as of the 2001 census. For the purposes of local government, it falls within the district of Breckland. The village lies between the towns of Diss and Attleborough, centred on an ancient green with a whipping post. The village is close to Old Buckenham, a community that contains rather newer housing.
DistrictBreckland
Post townNORWICH
Administrative CountyNorfolk
Traditional CountyNorfolk
OS GridTM0890
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionEastern
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityNorfolk
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNorfolk
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNorfolk
Ambulance AuthorityEast of England
Population468
 

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

Buckenham ~ Buckenham New

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

Buckenham, New, par. and vil., S. Norfolk, 4 miles SW. of Attleborough, 324 ac., pop. 548; P.O., T.O.

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