Place:Horsford, Norfolk, England

Alt namesHosfordasource: Domesday Book (1985) p 190
TypeParish (ancient), Civil parish
Coordinates52.7°N 1.237°E
Located inNorfolk, England
See alsoTaverham Hundred, Norfolk, Englandhundred in which it was located
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source: Family History Library Catalog
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Horsford is a village six miles north of Norwich, England which is surrounded by the Horsford Forest and is named after the dried up section of the River Hor. Its population has seen a steady increase since the Second World War, growing from 750 in 1945 to just under 4000 in the 2001 UK census.

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