Place:Clenchwarton, Norfolk, England

Alt namesEcleuuartunasource: Domesday Book (1985) p 188
TypeParish (ancient), Civil parish
Coordinates52.751°N 0.355°E
Located inNorfolk, England
See alsoFreebridge Marshland Hundred, Norfolk, Englandhundred in which it was located
Marshland Rural, Norfolk, Englandrural district in which it was located 1894-1974
King's Lynn and West 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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Clenchwarton is a village and civil parish in the English county of Norfolk. It is located on the west side of the River Great Ouse, about 2 km from the river and from the town of King's Lynn on the east side of the river.

The civil parish has an area of 12.77 km² and in the 2001 census had a population of 2,200 in 912 households. For the purposes of local government, the parish falls within the district of King's Lynn and West Norfolk.

Clenchwarton railway station was part of the Lynn and Sutton Bridge Railway, and closed in 1959.

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