Shropham

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Shropham
Church of St. Peter and St. Paul, Shropham - geograph.org.uk - 382574.jpg
St. Peter and St. Paul, Shropham
Shropham is located in Norfolk
Shropham
Shropham
Location within Norfolk
Area11.12 km2 (4.29 sq mi)
Population351 
• Density32/km2 (83/sq mi)
OS grid referenceTL984931
• LondonA
Civil parish
  • Shropham
District
Shire county
Region
CountryEngland
Sovereign stateUnited Kingdom
Post townATTLEBOROUGH
Postcode districtNR17
Dialling code01953
PoliceNorfolk
FireNorfolk
AmbulanceEast of England
EU ParliamentEast of England
List of places
UK
England
Norfolk
52°30′00″N 0°55′19″E / 52.500°N 0.922°E / 52.500; 0.922Coordinates: 52°30′00″N 0°55′19″E / 52.500°N 0.922°E / 52.500; 0.922

Shropham is a civil parish in the English county of Norfolk. It covers an area of 11.12 km2 (4.29 sq mi) and had a population of 351 in 155 households at the 2001 census.[1] For the purposes of local government, it falls within the district of Breckland.

Its main attraction is the Church of St. Peter and St. Paul, built in flint in the Perpendicular style.

The village is listed in the Domesday Book under the name Scerpham.

Notable residents[edit]

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ Census population and household counts for unparished urban areas and all parishes Archived 2017-02-11 at the Wayback Machine. Office for National Statistics & Norfolk County Council (2001). Retrieved 20 June 2009.
  2. ^ EDP24 Features Archived 2007-06-11 at the Wayback Machine