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Great Yeldham, Essex

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Great Yeldham, Essex

Great Yeldham is a village in north Essex, England, about 6 miles from the Suffolk border. Surrounding villages and towns include Little Yeldham, Tilbury Juxta Clare, Toppesfield, Stambourne, Ridgewell, Sible Hedingham, Castle Hedingham, Halstead and Sudbury (Suffolk). Great Yeldham is situated along the busy main A1017 road (formerly A604) between Braintree and Haverhill.
DistrictBraintree
Administrative CountyEssex
Traditional CountyEssex
OS GridTL7638
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionEastern
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityEssex
Fire and Rescue AuthorityEssex
Fire and Rescue AuthorityEssex
Ambulance AuthorityEast of England
Dialling code01787
 

Other names by which Great Yeldham, Essex has been known in the past

Yeldham ~ Yeldham Great

Great Yeldham, Essex in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Yeldham, Great, par. and vil. with ry. sta. (Yeldham), Essex, 63 miles NW. of Halstead, 1838 ac., pop. 599; P.O., T.O.

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