Honingham

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Honingham
St Andrew, Honingham, Norfolk - geograph.org.uk - 628254.jpg
St Andrew's Church, Honingham
Honingham is located in Norfolk
Honingham
Honingham
Honingham shown within Norfolk
Area 10.55 km2 (4.07 sq mi)
Population 358 (2011)[1]
• Density 34/km2 (88/sq mi)
OS grid reference TG102118
Civil parish
  • Honingham
District
Shire county
Region
Country England
Sovereign state United Kingdom
Post town NORWICH
Postcode district NR9
Police Norfolk
Fire Norfolk
Ambulance East of England
EU Parliament East of England
List of places
UK
England
Norfolk
52°39′48″N 1°06′30″E / 52.66345°N 1.10838°E / 52.66345; 1.10838Coordinates: 52°39′48″N 1°06′30″E / 52.66345°N 1.10838°E / 52.66345; 1.10838

Honingham is a village and civil parish in the English county of Norfolk, located 8 miles (13 km) to the west of Norwich along the A47 trunk road. It covers an area of 10.55 km2 (4.07 sq mi) and had a population of 342 in 145 households at the 2001 census,[2] increasing to a population of 358 in 160 households at the 2011 Census. For the purposes of local government, it falls within the district of Broadland. Honingham Hall was demolished in 1966.[3]

Notable people[edit]

  • Kenneth Mayhew, RMWO, World War II veteran, decorated with the highest honour of the Kingdom of the Netherlands
  • Sir Eric Teichman, British diplomat and orientalist, resident at Honingham Hall at the time of his death

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ "Civil Parish population 2011". Neighbourhood Statistics. Office for National Statistics. Retrieved 6 August 2016. 
  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.
  3. ^ "Honingham Hall". Retrieved 9 August 2013. 

External links[edit]

Media related to Honingham at Wikimedia Commons