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Thwaite St Mary, Norfolk

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Thwaite St Mary, Norfolk

Thwaite St Mary is a rural hamlet in the English county of Norfolk, it sits just a few miles north of the Suffolk border. Thwaite – sometimes pronounced ‘twayt’ by locals – has approximately thirty-five dwellings and a population of around seventy-nine. Due to its rural location and minimal air and light pollution, Thwaite is home to an astronomical observatory run by the University of East Anglia.
Administrative CountyNorfolk
Traditional CountyNorfolk
OS GridTM3394
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Police AuthorityNorfolk

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

Thwaite St Mary, par., Norfolk, 3 miles SW. of Loddon, 676 ac., pop. 120.

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