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Cavenham, Suffolk

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Cavenham, Suffolk

Cavenham is a civil parish in Suffolk, England, 10 kilometres northwest of Bury St Edmunds. It is in the local government district of Forest Heath, and the electoral ward of Icini. At the 2001 UK census, Cavenham Parish had a population of 127. In the 1870s it had a population of 229.
DistrictForest Heath
Administrative CountySuffolk
Traditional CountySuffolk
OS GridTL7669
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionEastern
CountryEngland
Police AuthoritySuffolk
Fire and Rescue AuthoritySuffolk
Fire and Rescue AuthoritySuffolk
Ambulance AuthorityEast of England
Population127 (2001 census)
 

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

Canauatham ~ Kanauaham

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

Cavenham, par., W. Suffolk, on river Lark, 4½ miles SE. of Mildenhall, 2630 ac., pop. 186; P.O.; contains Cavenham Hall and Cavenham Heath.

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