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Raveningham, Norfolk

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Raveningham, Norfolk

Raveningham is a small village and parish in the county of Norfolk, England, about 13 miles south-east of Norwich. It covers an area of 8.05 km and had a population of 157 in 61 households as of the 2001 census. Raveningham is mentioned in the Domesday Book as one of the settlements in Clavering hundred. It is the home of Raveningham Hall Gardens. Located within the premises is St Andrews church, one of 124 existing round-tower churches in Norfolk.
DistrictSouth Norfolk
Post townNORWICH
Administrative CountyNorfolk
Traditional CountyNorfolk
OS GridTM3996
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionEastern
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityNorfolk
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNorfolk
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNorfolk
Ambulance AuthorityEast of England
Population157
 

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

Ravelincham ~ Ravelinicham ~ Raverincham ~ Ravelingham ~ Ravincham ~ Ravingeham ~ Ruverincham

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

Raveningham, par. and vil., Norfolk, 3½ miles SE. of Loddon, 2415 ac., pop. 240; P.O.; near vil. is Raveningham Hall, seat.

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