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Tasburgh, Norfolk

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Tasburgh, Norfolk

Tasburgh (pronounced taze-bruh) is a civil parish and a village in the south of Norfolk, England. The River Tas flows nearby and Tasburgh Hall lies to the west of the village. The local church is dedicated to St. Mary the Virgin. The village is made up of Upper Tasburgh and Lower Tasburgh. The majority of Lower Tasburgh contains buildings from the early days of the village whilst Upper Tasburgh is made up of more modern housing. Between the two parts of the village lies the Village Hall.
DistrictSouth Norfolk
Post townNORWICH
Administrative CountyNorfolk
Traditional CountyNorfolk
OS GridTM2095
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionEastern
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityNorfolk
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNorfolk
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNorfolk
Ambulance AuthorityEast of England
Population1,070
 

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

Taiesborrough ~ Taseburch ~ Taseburc

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

Tasburgh, par. and vil., Norfolk, on river Tees or Tas, 8 miles S. of Norwich, 916 ac., pop. 446; P.O.; Roman relics have been found.

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