Felbrigg

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Felbrigg
Felbrigg Village Sign 25th Oct 2007 (2).JPG
Felbrigg village sign
Felbrigg is located in Norfolk
Felbrigg
Felbrigg
Felbrigg shown within Norfolk
Area 6.30 km2 (2.43 sq mi)
Population 193 (2011 census[1])
• Density 31/km2 (80/sq mi)
OS grid reference TG2040
• London 136 miles (219 km)
Civil parish
  • Felbrigg
District
Shire county
Region
Country England
Sovereign state United Kingdom
Post town NORWICH
Postcode district NR11
Dialling code 01263
Police Norfolk
Fire Norfolk
Ambulance East of England
EU Parliament East of England
UK Parliament
List of places
UK
England
Norfolk
52°54′33″N 1°16′45″E / 52.90919°N 1.27922°E / 52.90919; 1.27922Coordinates: 52°54′33″N 1°16′45″E / 52.90919°N 1.27922°E / 52.90919; 1.27922

Felbrigg is a small village just south of Cromer in Norfolk, England.[2] The Danish name means a 'plank bridge'.[citation needed]

Historians[who?] believe that the original village was clustered around its Perpendicular church, in the grounds of Felbrigg Hall, a Jacobean mansion built in the early 17th century, a mile to the east of the present village.[citation needed]

In the church are 14th-century brasses of Sir Simon de Felbrigge and his wife, the original Lord of the Manor here.[citation needed]

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ "Parish population 2011". Retrieved 2 September 2015. 
  2. ^ OS Explorer Map 24 (Edition A 1997) – Norfolk Coast Central. ISBN 0-319-21726-4.

External links[edit]

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