Marham

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Marham
Holy Trinity church, Marham, Norfolk - geograph.org.uk - 482274.jpg
Holy Trinity church, Marham
Marham is located in Norfolk
Marham
Marham
 Marham shown within Norfolk
Area  14.85 km2 (5.73 sq mi)
Population 2,951 
   – density  199/km2 (520/sq mi)
OS grid reference TF 709 100
Civil parish Marham
District King's Lynn and West Norfolk
Shire county Norfolk
Region East
Country England
Sovereign state United Kingdom
Post town KING'S LYNN
Postcode district PE33
Police Norfolk
Fire Norfolk
Ambulance East of England
EU Parliament East of England
List of places
UK
England
Norfolk

Coordinates: 52°39′39″N 0°31′32″E / 52.66078°N 0.52550°E / 52.66078; 0.52550

Marham is a village and civil parish in the English county of Norfolk, approximate 12 miles (19 km) away from King's Lynn. An RAF station, RAF Marham, is situated nearby at Upper Marham.[1] The village covers an area of 14.85 km2 (5.73 sq mi) and had a population of 2,951 in 788 households as of the 2001 census.[2]

Governance[edit]

Marham is a parish of the Kings Lynn and West Norfolk district council, which is responsible for the most local services. Norfolk County Council is in charge of roads, some schools, and social services, and the county councillor is Richard Toby Coke (UKIP). For Westminster elections Marham forms part of the North West Norfolk constituency, represented by Henry Bellingham (Conservative).

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ Ordnance Survey (1999). OS Explorer Map 236 - King's Lynn, Downham Market & Swaffham. ISBN 0-319-21867-8.
  2. ^ Census population and household counts for unparished urban areas and all parishes. Office for National Statistics & Norfolk County Council (2001). Retrieved 20 June 2009.

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