North Lopham

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North Lopham
North Lopham Church - - 355219.jpg
St Nicholas's Church, North Lopham
North Lopham is located in Norfolk
North Lopham
North Lopham
 North Lopham shown within Norfolk
Area  8.17 km2 (3.15 sq mi)
Population 605 
   – density  74/km2 (190/sq mi)
OS grid reference TM035824
Civil parish North Lopham
District Breckland
Shire county Norfolk
Region East
Country England
Sovereign state United Kingdom
Post town DISS
Postcode district IP22
Police Norfolk
Fire Norfolk
Ambulance East of England
EU Parliament East of England
List of places

Coordinates: 52°24′09″N 0°59′29″E / 52.40259°N 0.99139°E / 52.40259; 0.99139

The total population of the North Lopham Civil Parish, Breckland, using the Census Population data from the years 1811-2011.
A 20th century map of North Lopham, Breckland.

North Lopham is a civil parish in the English county of Norfolk.

It covers an area of 8.17 km2 (3.15 sq mi) and had a population of 605 in 240 households at the 2001 census.[1] For the purposes of local government, it falls within the district of Breckland. The church of St. Nicholas is situated within North Lopham, along Church Lane[2]. St. Nicholas's church was described in 1870 as:

The church was built by W. Bigod; has a Norman porch; exhibits, on the exterior and round the buttresses, many Latin inscriptions[3].



  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. ^ "Parish Finder". Retrieved 8 December 2015. 
  3. ^ Wilson, John Marius (1870–72). Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales. Edinburgh: A. Fullerton & Co.