Marsham, Norfolk

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All Saints, Marsham
Marsham is located in Norfolk
 Marsham shown within Norfolk
Area  7.40 km2 (2.86 sq mi)
Population 674 
   – density  91/km2 (240/sq mi)
OS grid reference TG196240
Civil parish Marsham
District Broadland
Shire county Norfolk
Region East
Country England
Sovereign state United Kingdom
Post town NORWICH
Postcode district NR10
Police Norfolk
Fire Norfolk
Ambulance East of England
EU Parliament East of England
List of places

Coordinates: 52°46′09″N 1°15′17″E / 52.76909°N 1.25481°E / 52.76909; 1.25481

The village sign depicts the peewit bird

Marsham is a civil parish in the English county of Norfolk, about 10 miles (16 km) north of Norwich. It covers an area of 7.40 km2 (2.86 sq mi) and had a population of 674 in 282 households at the 2001 census.[1] For the purposes of local government, it falls within the district of Broadland.


The Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales (1870–1872) described Marsham thus:



  1. ^ 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. ^ Wilson, John Marius, Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales (1870-1872), extract for Marsham online at, accessed 24 January 2009

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