Place:Aslacton, Norfolk, England

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NameAslacton
Alt namesAslactunasource: Domesday Book (1985) p 186
Aslaktunasource: Domesday Book (1985) p 186
Oslactunasource: Domesday Book (1985) p 186
TypeParish (ancient), Civil parish
Coordinates52.467°N 1.169°E
Located inNorfolk, England
See alsoDepwade Hundred, Norfolk, Englandhundred in which it was located
Depwade Rural, Norfolk, Englandrural district in which it was located 1894-1974
South Norfolk District, Norfolk, Englanddistrict municipality covering the area since 1974
source: Getty Thesaurus of Geographic Names
source: Family History Library Catalog
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Aslacton is a village and civil parish in the English county of Norfolk. It is situated between Norwich and Diss, and is near Great Moulton.

The civil parish has an area of 4.88 square kilometres and in the 2001 census had a population of 416 in 161 households. For the purposes of local government, the parish falls within the District of South Norfolk.

Its church, St Michael, is one of 124 existing round-tower churches in Norfolk.

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