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Icklingham, Suffolk

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Icklingham, Suffolk

Icklingham is a village in the Forest Heath district of the English county of Suffolk. It is abut 7 miles north-west of Bury St Edmunds, 4 miles south-east of Mildenhall and 9 miles south-west of Thetford in Norfolk. The village is on the A1101 road between Bury St Edmunds and Mildenhall in the north-west of the county. The area around the village is known as Breckland. The village straddles the River Lark, a tributary to the Great Ouse.
DistrictForest Heath
Administrative CountySuffolk
Traditional CountySuffolk
OS GridTL7772
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionEastern
CountryEngland
Police AuthoritySuffolk
Fire and Rescue AuthoritySuffolk
Fire and Rescue AuthoritySuffolk
Ambulance AuthorityEast of England
 

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

Ecclingaham

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

Icklingham, par. and vil., W. Suffolk, on river Iark, 4½ m. SE. of Mildenhall, 6560 ac., pop. 425; P.O.

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