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 948 (2011)
• Density 79/km2 (200/sq mi)
OS grid reference TG445140
Civil parish
  • Fleggburgh
District
Shire county
Region
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
52°40′07″N 1°36′53″E / 52.66852°N 1.61471°E / 52.66852; 1.61471Coordinates: 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, the population increasing to 948 in the 2011 Census.[2] For the purposes of local government, the parish falls within the district of Great Yarmouth.[3]

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

Governance[edit]

An electoral ward in the same ward exists. This ward stretches south to Mautby with a total population taken in the 2011 census of 2,426.[4]

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ Ordnance Survey (2005). OS Explorer Map OL40 - The Broads. ISBN 0-319-23769-9.
  2. ^ "Parish population 2011". Retrieved 24 August 2015. 
  3. ^ Office for National Statistics & Norfolk County Council (2001). Census population and household counts for unparished urban areas and all parishes. Retrieved December 2, 2005.
  4. ^ "Ward population 2011". Retrieved 24 August 2015. 

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