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Horringer, Suffolk

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Horringer, Suffolk

Horringer is a village and civil parish in the St Edmundsbury district of Suffolk in eastern England. Located on the A143 around two miles south-west of Bury St Edmunds, in 2005 its population was 890.
DistrictSt Edmundsbury
Administrative CountySuffolk
Traditional CountySuffolk
OS GridTL8261
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Police AuthoritySuffolk
Fire and Rescue AuthoritySuffolk
Fire and Rescue AuthoritySuffolk
Ambulance AuthorityEast of England

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

Horningsheath ~ Horningeserda ~ Horningesworda ~ Horningsesworda

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

Horningsheath (or Horringer), par. and vil., W. Suffolk, 2 miles SW. of Bury St Edmunds, 2200 ac., pop. 662; P.O., called Horringer.

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