Fleggburgh

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Fleggburgh
St Margaret, Burgh St Margaret, Norfolk - geograph.org.uk - 312304.jpg
St Margaret, Fleggburgh
Fleggburgh is located in Norfolk
Fleggburgh
Fleggburgh
 Fleggburgh shown within Norfolk
Area  12.04 km2 (4.65 sq mi)
Population 909 
   – density  75 /km2 (190 /sq mi)
OS grid reference TG445140
Civil parish Fleggburgh
District Great Yarmouth
Shire county Norfolk
Region East
Country England
Sovereign state United Kingdom
Post town GREAT YARMOUTH
Postcode district NR29
Police Norfolk
Fire Norfolk
Ambulance East of England
EU Parliament East of England
List of places
UK
England
Norfolk

Coordinates: 52°40′07″N 1°36′53″E / 52.66852°N 1.61471°E / 52.66852; 1.61471

Fleggburgh is a village and civil parish in the English county of Norfolk, sometimes also known as Burgh St Margaret. It is situated to the west of the Trinity Broads complex with the Broads National Park, some 12 km (7.5 mi) north-west of the town of Great Yarmouth and 25 km (16 mi) east of the city of Norwich.[1]

The civil parish, which also includes the villages of Billockby and Clippesby, has an area of 12.04 km2 (4.65 sq mi) and in the 2001 census had a population of 909 in 397 households. For the purposes of local government, the parish falls within the district of Great Yarmouth.[2]

Fleggburgh lies between Acle and Great Yarmouth. It has two churches, one of which burnt down in the 18th century, and one primary school.

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ Ordnance Survey (2005). OS Explorer Map OL40 - The Broads. ISBN 0-319-23769-9.
  2. ^ Office for National Statistics & Norfolk County Council (2001). Census population and household counts for unparished urban areas and all parishes. Retrieved December 2, 2005.

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