Felthorpe

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Felthorpe
St Margaret's church - geograph.org.uk - 745517.jpg
St Margaret's church
Felthorpe is located in Norfolk
Felthorpe
Felthorpe
 Felthorpe shown within Norfolk
Area  8.70 km2 (3.36 sq mi)
Population 710 
   – density  82/km2 (210/sq mi)
OS grid reference TG169182
Civil parish Felthorpe
District Broadland
Shire county Norfolk
Region East
Country England
Sovereign state United Kingdom
Post town NORWICH
Postcode district NR10
Police Norfolk
Fire Norfolk
Ambulance East of England
EU Parliament East of England
List of places
UK
England
Norfolk

Coordinates: 52°43′07″N 1°12′37″E / 52.718515°N 1.210384°E / 52.718515; 1.210384

Felthorpe is a village and civil parish in the English county of Norfolk. It covers an area of 8.70 km2 (3.36 sq mi) and had a population of 710 in 287 households at the 2001 census.[1] For the purposes of local government, it falls within the district of Broadland.

The parish church of St Margaret, restored in 1878, dates from the 14th century and is a grade II* listed building. [2]

In 1966, Felthorpe was the location of a crash of a Trident aircraft that killed all four crew.

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ Census population and household counts for unparished urban areas and all parishes. Office for National Statistics & Norfolk County Council (2001). Retrieved 20 June 2009.
  2. ^ "Name: PARISH CHURCH OF ST MARGARET List entry Number: 1051539". English Heritage. Retrieved 13 March 2014. 

External links[edit]

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