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Norfolk Names

Written by Laura Foster on

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Coming to Norfolk and not sure if you are pronouncing the place names correctly....... Thought I’d give you a helping hand with some of the tricky ones.

Hautbois = Hobbies

Cley = Cly

Belaugh = Bee-lo

Costessey = Cossy

Happisburgh = Hazebro

Wymondam = Windum

Shottesham = Shottsum

Hindolveston = Hilvestun

Reepham = Reefum

Colkirk = Coal-Kirk

Hunstanton = Hunston

Runhall = Runall

Salle = Saul

Docking = Dockun

Stanhoe = Stanner

Roughton = Rowton


Laura Foster

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Enjoys running, cycling, going to the theatre and supporting Norwich City Football Club.