Place:Attleborough, Norfolk, England

Alt namesAlia Atleburcsource: Domesday Book (1985) p 186
Atlebursource: Domesday Book (1985) p 186
Atleburcsource: Domesday Book (1985) p 186
TypeTown, Parish (ancient), Civil parish
Coordinates52.517°N 1.017°E
Located inNorfolk, England
See alsoShropham Hundred, Norfolk, Englandhundred in which it was located
source: Getty Thesaurus of Geographic Names
source: Family History Library Catalog
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Attleborough is a market town and civil parish between Norwich and Thetford in Norfolk, England. The parish is in the district of Breckland and has an area of 21.9 square kilometres (8.5 sq mi). The 2001 UK census recorded the town as having a population of 9,702 distributed among 4,185 households.

Attleborough railway station provides a main line rail service to both Norwich and Cambridge.


For more information, see the EN Wikipedia article Attleborough.

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