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Thurlton, Norfolk

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Thurlton, Norfolk

The village should not be confused with Thurton which is 6 miles (9½ km) to the west. Thurlton is a small village in South Norfolk, located 14 miles (22 km) south-east of the city of Norwich, and 9 miles (15 km) west of the Suffolk coastal town of Lowestoft. Thurlton is on the edge of the Broadland marshes to the south of the River Yare, and is bordered by Norton Subcourse to the west of the river. The population of the parish at the 2001 census was 720.
DistrictSouth Norfolk
Post townNORWICH
Administrative CountyNorfolk
Traditional CountyNorfolk
OS GridTM4198
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Police AuthorityNorfolk
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNorfolk
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNorfolk
Ambulance AuthorityEast of England
Dialling code01508

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

Thuruertuna ~ Turuertuna

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

Thurlton, par. and vil., Norfolk, 3½ miles E. of Loddon, 1170 ac., pop. 419.

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