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Chedburgh, Suffolk

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Chedburgh, Suffolk

Chedburgh is a village and civil parish in the St Edmundsbury district of Suffolk in eastern England. Located on the A143 around five miles south-west of Bury St Edmunds, in 2005 its population was 650. On 7 September 1942 South of the Bury Road, RAF Chedburgh opened, in No. 3 Group RAF Bomber Command. Major construction work was carried out by John Laing & Son Ltd.
DistrictSt Edmundsbury
Post townBury St Edmunds
Administrative CountySuffolk
Traditional CountySuffolk
OS GridTL7957
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionEastern
CountryEngland
Police AuthoritySuffolk
Fire and Rescue AuthoritySuffolk
Fire and Rescue AuthoritySuffolk
Ambulance AuthorityEast of England
Population650
 

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

Cedebena

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

Chedburgh, par., W. Suffolk, 6 miles SW. of Bury St Edmunds, 566 ac., pop. 257.

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