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Wereham, Fincham and West Dereham PE33 Public Rights of Way

Wereham & West Dereham: application for a modification order proposing the upgrade of public rights of way

The intended effect of the application is to upgrade Public Rights of Way in the parishes of Wereham & West Dereham.

Geographical location

Grid references for the start and end of the claimed routes

Starts at the C519/30 Cavenham Road at grid reference TF6836 0189 and runs generally north north easterly for approximately 875 metres to join the U21264/10 Gibbet Lane at grid reference TF6856 0274. The route then turns westerly and continues along Gibbet Lane for approximately 580 metres to Wereham Footpath 1 at grid reference TF6799 0285. The route turns and heads north easterly along Footpath 1 for approximately 560 metres, before turning and heading northerly for approximately 710 metres to the parish boundary and Fincham Footpath 9 at grid reference TF6830 0398.

To see a map of the route, download the original application and map (PDF) [217KB].

Address of any property on which the claimed routes lie

  • NK185666 Winnold Farm, Wereham, Norfolk, PE33 9AB
  • NK237019 Land of the West side of Cavenham Road, Wereham, King's Lynn
  • NK364900 Lnd adjoining Prince William Farm, Lynn Road, Wereham, King's Lynn, PE33 9BD
  • NK175287 Land on South west side of Swaffham Road, Fincham, King's Lynn
  • NK54541 Land at Woodstock Farm, Gibbet Lane, Wereham, King's Lynn
  • NK306960 land on north east and south west sides of Black Drove, Fincham, King's Lynn

Principal cities/towns/villages nearest to the claimed route

  • Nearest town/city: Downham Market
  • Principal villages: Wereham & West Dereham

Parish/ward/district in which the claimed route lies

  • Parish: Wereham & West Dereham
  • Electoral division: Feltwell & Fincham
  • District: King's Lynn & West Norfolk

Further information about the application

Applicant's name and address

David Ormerod, Mill House, 7 Mill Lane, Swaffham, PE37 7EU

Date applications received and accepted by the County Council

  • Received: December 2018
  • Registered: February 2022

Date set for determination of the application

The Council will determine the application following the completion of consultations and archive research.

Date and outcome of Council's decision and reasons

Awaiting decision

Details of any appeal to the Secretary of State against the decision or order

Awaiting decision

Details of confirmation (with or without modifications) or why order was not confirmed

Awaiting decision

Norfolk County Council contact details



Please also see 'Wereham PROW' & 'Fincham & West Dereham PE33 EH009 PROW'

Contact details

Legal Orders and Registers Team
Norfolk County Council
County Hall
Martineau Lane

Telephone: 01603 222957

Electronic register

Government legislation requires that these details, together with a copy of any application registered by Norfolk County Council, be made available for viewing by the public on the authority's website ( This Register will be updated as the application progresses. The Register is also available in hard copy format at County Hall. If you have any queries about this register or the details contained in it please contact us using the Norfolk County Council details above.

Scanned copy of the original application

Download the original application and map (PDF) [217KB]

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