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Fakenham Magna, Suffolk

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Fakenham Magna, Suffolk

Fakenham Magna is a village and civil parish in the St Edmundsbury district of Suffolk in eastern England. Located on the A1088 around eight miles north-east of Bury St Edmunds and four miles south-east of Thetford, in 2005 its population was 160. The RAF Honington airfield covers much of the western part of the parish.
DistrictSt Edmundsbury
Administrative CountySuffolk
Traditional CountySuffolk
OS GridTL9076
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 Fakenham Magna, Suffolk has been known in the past

Fakenham ~ Fakenham Great ~ Great Fakenham

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

Fakenham Magna, par., W. Suffolk, on river Brandon, 5½ miles SE. of Thetford, 2276 ac., pop. 215; P.O., called Fakenham.

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