Place:Wolferton, Norfolk, England

Alt namesWolverton
TypeVillage, Civil parish
Coordinates52.8276°N 0.4595°E
Located inNorfolk, England     ( - 1935)
See alsoFreebridge Lynn Hundred, Norfolk, Englandhundred in which it was located
Freebridge Lynn Rural, Norfolk, Englandrural district in which it was located 1894-1935
Sandringham, Norfolk, Englandparish into which it was absorbed in 1935
King's Lynn and West Norfolk District, Norfolk, Englanddistrict municipality covering the area since 1974
source: Family History Library Catalog
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Wolferton is a village in the north of the English county of Norfolk. The village is situated some 2 miles west of the village of Sandringham, 7½ miles north of the town of King's Lynn and 37¼ miles north-west of the city of Norwich.

Since 1935 the village has formed part of the civil parish of Sandringham, which is in turn part of the district of King's Lynn and West Norfolk. It was previously a separate civil parish in the Freebridge Lynn Rural District and part of the Freebridge Lynn Hundred.

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