Bradenham, Norfolk


Bradenham, Norfolk

Bradenham is a village and civil parish in the English county of Norfolk. It is situated some convert|5|mi|km south-west of the town of East Dereham and convert|19|mi|km west of the city of Norwich.Ordnance Survey (1999). "OS Explorer Map 237 - Norwich". ISBN 0-319-21868-6.] The civil parish has an area of 16.55 km² and in the 2001 census had a population of 722 in 301 households. For the purposes of local government, the parish falls within the district of Breckland.Office for National Statistics & Norfolk County Council (2001). " [http://www.norfolk.gov.uk/consumption/groups/public/documents/general_resources/ncc017867.xls Census population and household counts for unparished urban areas and all parishes] ". Retrieved December 2, 2005.]

The River Wissey rises in Bradenham and flows to the west whilst the River Yare rises to the east of Bradenham and flows to the east.

Bradenham is the birthplace of writer Sir Henry Rider Haggard; his father lived for some time at Bradenham Hall.

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External links

*oscoor|TF925085_region:GB_scale:100000|Map sources for Bradenham.
* [http://www.origins.org.uk/genuki/NFK/places/b/bradenham/ Information from Genuki Norfolk] on Bradenham.
* [http://www.bradenhamhall.co.uk/index.html Bradenham Hall Garden and Arboretum] for Bradenham Hall.


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