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Loddon, Norfolk

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Loddon, Norfolk

Loddon is a small market town about 12 miles southeast of Norwich on the River Chet, a tributary of the River Yare within The Broads in Norfolk, England. The name "Loddon" is thought to mean muddy river in Celtic in reference to the Chet.
DistrictSouth Norfolk
Post townNORWICH
Administrative CountyNorfolk
Traditional CountyNorfolk
OS GridTM3698
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Police AuthorityNorfolk
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNorfolk
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNorfolk
Ambulance AuthorityEast of England
Dialling code01508
Population2,578 (2001 census)

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

Lathaham ~ Lodna ~ Lodnes ~ Lodues ~ Lothna ~ Lotna

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

Loddon.-- market town and par., Norfolk, 10½ miles SE. of Norwich, 3020 ac.,pop. 1145; P.O., T.O., 1 Bank. Market-day, Tuesday; carries on malting.

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