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Wickhambrook, Suffolk

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Wickhambrook, Suffolk

Wickhambrook is a village and civil parish in the St Edmundsbury district of Suffolk in eastern England. It is located around 10 miles south-west from Bury St Edmunds, halfway to Haverhill, off the A143 road. Wickhambrook is the largest village by area in the county of Suffolk with a population of 1170 in 2005. The village was recorded in the Domesday Book as "Wicham".
DistrictSt Edmundsbury
Post townNewmarket
Administrative CountySuffolk
Traditional CountySuffolk
OS GridTL7455
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionEastern
CountryEngland
Police AuthoritySuffolk
Fire and Rescue AuthoritySuffolk
Fire and Rescue AuthoritySuffolk
Ambulance AuthorityEast of England
Population1,170
 

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

Wicham

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

Wickhambrook, par. and vil., Suffolk - par., 4348 ac., pop. 1318; vil., 6 miles N. of Clare; P.O., T.O.; in vicinity is Wickhambrook House, seat.

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