Ickburgh

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Ickburgh
St Peter's Church, Ickburgh, Norfolk - geograph.org.uk - 822838.jpg
St Peter's Church, Ickburgh
Ickburgh is located in Norfolk
Ickburgh
Ickburgh
 Ickburgh shown within Norfolk
Area  12.21 km2 (4.71 sq mi)
Population 245 (2001 census)
   – density  20/km2 (52/sq mi)
OS grid reference TL809948
District Breckland
Shire county Norfolk
Region East
Country England
Sovereign state United Kingdom
Post town THETFORD
Postcode district IP26
Police Norfolk
Fire Norfolk
Ambulance East of England
EU Parliament East of England
List of places
UK
England
Norfolk

Coordinates: 52°31′18″N 0°39′59″E / 52.52162°N 0.66638°E / 52.52162; 0.66638

Signpost in Ickburgh

Ickburgh is a village and civil parish in the English county of Norfolk. It is situated on the A1065 Mildenhall to Fakenham road, some 5.5 miles (8.9 km) north of Brandon and 9 miles (14 km) south of Swaffham. The village is 36 miles (58 km) from the city of Norwich and 89 miles (143 km) from London.[1][2]

The civil parish has an area of 1,221 hectares (3,020 acres) and in the 2001 census had a population of 245 in 99 households. The parish shares boundaries with the adjacent parishes of Hilborough, Foulden, Didlington, Mundford, Lynford and Stanford. The parish falls within the district of Breckland. Local government responsibilities are shared between the parish, district and county councils.[1][3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "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. ^ Distances are "by road" and derived using "Google Maps". Retrieved on 2009-01-14.
  3. ^ "Election Maps". Ordnance Survey. Retrieved 2009-01-14.