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Thurston, Suffolk

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Thurston, Suffolk

Thurston is a village in Suffolk situated about four miles east of Bury St Edmunds. As of mid-2005, Thurston's estimated population was 3,260. It is recorded in the Domesday book as Thurstuna and Torstuna.
DistrictMid Suffolk
Post townBURY ST EDMUNDS
Administrative CountySuffolk
Traditional CountySuffolk
OS GridTL9265
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionEastern
CountryEngland
Police AuthoritySuffolk
Fire and Rescue AuthoritySuffolk
Fire and Rescue AuthoritySuffolk
Ambulance AuthorityEast of England
Dialling code01359
Population3,260 (as of mid-2005)
 

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

Thurston, par. and vil. with ry. sta., Suffolk, 4 miles E. of Bury St Edmunds, 2200 ac., pop. 695; P.O.; near vil. is Thurston House, seat.

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