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Burgh St Peter, Norfolk

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Burgh St Peter, Norfolk

Burgh St Peter is a village and civil parish in the South Norfolk district of Norfolk, England. It covers an area of 8.41 square kilometres . According to the 2001 census it had a population of 274. It is about 6 miles north-east of Beccles in Suffolk.
DistrictSouth Norfolk
Post townBECCLES
Administrative CountyNorfolk
Traditional CountyNorfolk
OS GridTM4693
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Police AuthorityNorfolk
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNorfolk
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNorfolk
Ambulance AuthorityEast of England

Other names by which Burgh St Peter, Norfolk has been known in the past

Wheatacre Burgh

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

Burgh St Peter, or Wheatacre Burgh, par., S. Norfolk, on river Waveney, 6 miles NE. of Beccles, 2041 ac., pop. 359.

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