TG2834 : Front Street houses

taken 12 years ago, near to Trunch, Norfolk, Great Britain

Front Street houses
Front Street houses
Viewed from the church porch. The war memorial can be seen at left. Trunch is a small village with a population of about 800, located three miles north of North Walsham and two miles from the coast at Mundesley. The parish covers an area of 5.5 square kilometres. The village - dominated by St Botholph's church > Link - is set in an area of outstanding natural beauty and can trace its history back to 1066. The name Trunch is believed to derive from a Danish word which means 'weighing place' and a market is said to have been held there as late as the 16th century. There is a village store and post office, the Crown Inn, and a number of attractive houses and converted barns. Once there also used to be a large brewery which was built in 1837 by William Primrose, whose family used to live in the parish for three centuries - the brewery has since closed. In English folk music the fictional village of St Just-near-Trunch is famous for being the home of the satirical band called 'The Kipper Family'.
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TG2834, 266 images   (more nearby search)
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Date Taken
Tuesday, 9 December, 2008   (more nearby)
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Tuesday, 9 December, 2008
Category
Churchyard   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TG 287 347 [100m precision]
WGS84: 52:51.7130N 1:23.7590E
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TG 287 348
View Direction
South-southwest (about 202 degrees)
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