BROADS, THE NORFOLK


BROADS, THE NORFOLK
   are a series of inland lakes in the E. of Norfolkshire, which look like expansions of the rivers; they are favourite holiday resorts on account of the expanse of strange scenery, abundant vegetation, keen air, fishing and boating attractions.

The Nuttall Encyclopaedia. . 1907.

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