at Mileham, a village mid way between East Dereham and Fakenham. The village dates back to the Dopmesday Book where it was listed as Meleham and literally meant "homestead or village with a mill," having derived from the Old English words myln + ham.
Mileham Castle near the site of the Roman Camp is one of the largest motte and bailey castles in
. The castle was constructed in about 1100 and the ruins can still be seen today.
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