Clenchwarton

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Clenchwarton
St Margaret, Clenchwarton, Norfolk - geograph.org.uk - 310362.jpg
St Margaret, Clenchwarton
Clenchwarton is located in Norfolk
Clenchwarton
Clenchwarton
Clenchwarton shown within Norfolk
Population 2,171 (2011)[1]
OS grid reference TF588201
District
Shire county
Region
Country England
Sovereign state United Kingdom
Post town KING'S LYNN
Postcode district PE34
Dialling code 01553
Police Norfolk
Fire Norfolk
Ambulance East of England
EU Parliament East of England
UK Parliament
List of places
UK
England
Norfolk
52°45′19″N 0°21′15″E / 52.755238°N 0.354109°E / 52.755238; 0.354109Coordinates: 52°45′19″N 0°21′15″E / 52.755238°N 0.354109°E / 52.755238; 0.354109

Clenchwarton is a village, civil parish and electoral ward in the English county of Norfolk. It is located on the west side of the River Great Ouse, about 2 km from the river and from the town of King's Lynn on the east side of the river.[2][3]

The civil parish has an area of 12.77 km² and in the 2001 census had a population of 2,200 in 912 households. the population reducing to 2,171 at the 2011 Census. For the purposes of local government, the parish falls within the district of King's Lynn and West Norfolk.[4]

Clenchwarton railway station was part of the Lynn and Sutton Bridge Railway, and closed in 1959.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Ward/Parish population 2011". Retrieved 26 August 2015. 
  2. ^ OS Explorer Map 236 - King's Lynn, Downham Market & Swaffham. ISBN 0-7558-2036-3
  3. ^ OS Explorer Map 249 - Spalding & Holbeach. ISBN 0-7558-2049-5
  4. ^ "Census population and household counts for unparished urban areas and all parishes". Office for National Statistics & Norfolk County Council (2001). Archived from the original on 11 February 2017. Retrieved 2 December 2005. 

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