Place:Wicklewood, Norfolk, England

TypeParish (ancient), Civil parish
Coordinates52.5803°N 1.0612°E
Located inNorfolk, England
See alsoForehoe Hundred, Norfolk, Englandhundred in which it was located
Forehoe Rural, Norfolk, Englandrural district in which it was located 1894-1935
Forehoe and Henstead Rural, Norfolk, Englandrural district in which it was located 1935-1974
South Norfolk District, Norfolk, Englanddistrict municipality covering the area since 1974
source: Family History Library Catalog
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Wicklewood is a village and civil parish in the South Norfolk District of Norfolk, England. It is located 11 miles (18 km) west of Norwich next to the market town of Wymondham, neighbouring the villages of Deopham, Hackford and Kimberley. It covers an area of 8.75 km2 (3.38 sq mi) and had a population of 886 in 345 households at the 2001 UK census, increasing to 922 at the 2011 UK census.

In 1935 Wicklewood absorbed the neighbouring civil parish of Crownthorpe.

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