Place:Lyng, Norfolk, England


Alt namesLingsource: Domesday Book (1985) p 192
TypeInhabited place
Coordinates52.702°N 1.05°E
Located inNorfolk, England
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Lyng is a village and civil parish in the English county of Norfolk. It is situated on the River Wensum, some north-east of the town of East Dereham and north-west of the city of Norwich.

The civil parish has an area of and in the 2001 census had a population of 806 in 338 households. For the purposes of local government, the parish falls within the district of Breckland.

St. Margaret's Church and The Fox (local public house) are located closer to the river with the shop located centrally in the village.

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