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Great Saxham, Suffolk

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Great Saxham, Suffolk

Great Saxham is a village in Suffolk, England. The village appears as Sexham in the Domesday Book, and Saxham Magna in 1254. Saxham Hall is situated in the village.
Administrative CountySuffolk
Traditional CountySuffolk
OS GridTL7862
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Police AuthoritySuffolk

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

Saxham ~ Saxham Great

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

Saxham, Great, par. and vil., Suffolk - par., 1428 ac., pop. 239; vil., 2 miles S. of Saxham sta. and 5 miles SW. of Bury St Edmunds; P.O.; near the vil. is Saxham Hall, seat.

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