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Whinburgh NR19 Public Right of Way

Whinburgh, Yaxham and Garvestone: application for a modification order proposing the addition of a public right of way

The intended effect of the application is to add a restricted byway to the definitive map and statement in the parishes of Whinburgh, Yaxham and Garvestone.

Geographical location

Grid references for the start and end of the claimed route

Starts from a point on the B1135 (Dereham Road) at grid reference TG 0097 0897. Runs in a general north easterly direction for approximately 377 metres to grid reference TG 0131 0912. The route turns to run in a general easterly direction for approximately 1040 metres to join Garvestone RB1 at grid reference TG 0224 0914.

To see a map of the route, download the original application and map (PDF) [190KB].

Address of any property on which the claimed route lies

  • The White House, Dereham Road, Whinburgh, NR19 1QX
  • Mid-Norfolk Railway Preservation Trust, Station Road, Yaxham

Principal cities/towns/villages nearest to the claimed route

  • Nearest town/city: Dereham
  • Principal villages: Whinburgh and Yaxham

Parish/ward/district in which the claimed route lies

  • Parish: Whinburgh, Yaxham and Garvestone
  • Electoral division: Yare and All Saints
  • District: Breckland

Further information about the application

Applicant's name and address

Mr Ian Witham, The Hollies, Church Lane, Edingthorpe, Norfolk, NR28 9TJ

Date application received and accepted by the County Council

  • Received: 11 November 2019
  • Accepted: 26 February 2020

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



Contact details

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

Telephone: 01603 223009

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

You can view a scanned copy of the original application and map.

Download the original application and map (PDF) [190KB]

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