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Haverhill, Suffolk

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Haverhill, Suffolk

Haverhill is a market town and civil parish in the county of Suffolk, England, next to the borders of Essex and Cambridgeshire. It lies 14 miles southeast of Cambridge and 45 miles north of central London. Haverhill is the second largest town in the Borough of St Edmundsbury and has a population of 27,041
DistrictSt Edmundsbury
Administrative CountySuffolk
Traditional CountySuffolk / Essex
OS GridTL6645
OS Settlement ClassificationTown
Police AuthoritySuffolk
Fire and Rescue AuthoritySuffolk
Fire and Rescue AuthoritySuffolk
Ambulance AuthorityEast of England
Dialling code01440
Population22,010 (2001 Census)

Other names by which Haverhill, Suffolk has been known in the past

Haveril ~ Hauerha ~ Hauerhella

Haverhill, Suffolk in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Haverhill, market town and par., partly in Essex but chiefly in Suffolk, 15 miles W. of Long Melford by rail, 2545 ac., pop. 3685; P.O., T.O., 2 Banks. Market-day, Friday; mfr. of silk umbrella covers.

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