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Roydon is a small village, parish and electoral ward in the county of Norfolk, England, about a mile west of Diss. It covers an area of 5.54 km2 (2.14 sq mi) and had a population of 2,358 in 981 households at the 2001 census, the population of both parish and ward increasing to 2,457 at the 2011 Census.

It is mentioned in 1035 as Rygedune, and as Regadona and Regheduna in the Domesday Book, and later in 1242 as Reydon. In 1603 there were 124 communicants, and in 1736 there were 60 families, totalling 240 souls. In 1736 it was assessed for tax at 630 and a half pounds.It also has a small village primary school, Roydon Primary that teaches 200 pupils from 4 to 11, Reception to Year 6 (Kindergarten to 5th Grade).
Its church, St Remigius, is one of 124 existing round-tower churches in Norfolk. The dedication day was kept on the first of October, being the day of his translation.

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TM0980 : Altar of St.Remigius Church by Adrian Cable
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TM1080 : Roydon Village Sign by Adrian Cable
TM0980 : Inside of St.Remigius Church by Adrian Cable
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TM1080 : Manor Road, Roydon by Adrian Cable
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TM1080 : The Green Postbox by Adrian Cable
TM0878 : Rectory Road & footpaths to Ling Road & Angles Way by Adrian Cable
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TM1080 : A1066 Diss Road, Roydon by Adrian Cable
TM1080 : A1066 High Road, Roydon by Adrian Cable
TM1080 : Entering Roydon on the A1066 High Road by Adrian Cable
TM1080 : Manor Road sign by Adrian Cable
TM0980 : St.Remigius Church Path by Adrian Cable
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TM0980 : Hall Lane, Roydon by Adrian Cable
TM1080 : A1066 High Road, Roydon by Adrian Cable
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TM1079 : Denmark Lane, Roydon by Adrian Cable
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