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Ousden, Suffolk

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Ousden, Suffolk

Ousden is a village and civil parish in the St Edmundsbury district of Suffolk in eastern England. Located around six miles west of Bury St Edmunds, as of 2005 its population is at 260. The village has an Anglican church of St Peter's and a chapel in the cemetery dedicated to St Barnabas.
DistrictSt Edmundsbury
Administrative CountySuffolk
Traditional CountySuffolk
OS GridTL7459
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Police AuthoritySuffolk
Fire and Rescue AuthoritySuffolk
Fire and Rescue AuthoritySuffolk
Ambulance AuthorityEast of England

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

Ouseden ~ Owsden ~ Uuesdana

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

Ousden (or Owsden), par. and vil., Suffolk, 6½ miles SE. of Newmarket, 1200 ac., pop. 307; P.O., called Ouseden; near the vil. is Ousden Hall, seat.

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