Place:Wood-Norton, Norfolk, England

TypeParish (ancient), Civil parish
Coordinates52.812°N 0.981°E
Located inNorfolk, England
See alsoEynesford Hundred, Norfolk, Englandhundred in which it was located
Aylsham Rural, Norfolk, Englandrural district in which it was located 1894-1935
Walsingham Rural, Norfolk, Englandrural district in which it was located 1934-1974
North Norfolk District, Norfolk, Englanddistrict municipality covering the area since 1974
source: Family History Library Catalog
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Wood Norton is a village and civil parish in the English county of Norfolk. It is located 10 km (6.2 mi) east of Fakenham and 30 km (19 mi) north-west of Norwich.

The civil parish has an area of 6.99 km2 (2.70 sq mi) and in the 2001 UK census had a population of 221 in 94 households, reducing slightly to 217 at the 2011 UK census. For the purposes of local government, the parish falls within the District of North Norfolk.

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