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Denton, Norfolk

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Denton, Norfolk

Denton is a village and civil parish in the county of Norfolk, England. As of March 2011 (the latest UK census), it had a population of 352 inhabitants, living in 149 dwellings. Located on the southern edge of the county, Denton has an area of 10.11 km . The nearest towns are Harleston and Bungay. To the south lies the river Waveney (the boundary with the county of Suffolk), to the west Alburgh, to the north Topcroft and Bedingham and to the east Earsham.
DistrictSouth Norfolk
Post townHARLESTON
Administrative CountyNorfolk
Traditional CountyNorfolk
OS GridTM2788
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionEastern
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityNorfolk
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNorfolk
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNorfolk
Ambulance AuthorityEast of England
Dialling code01986
Population352
 

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

Dentuna

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

Denton, par., S. Norfolk, 3½ milesSW. of Bungay, 2437 ac., pop. 484; P.O.; contains Denton House.

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