Home

British Place Names

A comprehensive online gazetteer

Home » Suffolk » Semer, Suffolk - local map, administrative data, historical information and reader comments

Semer, Suffolk

Local area map loading...

Semer, Suffolk

Semer is a small village and civil parish in Suffolk, England. Located adjacent to a bridge over the River Brett on the B1115 between Hadleigh and Stowmarket, it is part of Babergh district. The parish also contains the hamlets of Ash Street and Drakestone Green. Semer Wood, a designated wildlife site, is classified as Ancient Woodland.
DistrictBabergh
Administrative CountySuffolk
Traditional CountySuffolk
OS GridTL9946
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionEastern
CountryEngland
Police AuthoritySuffolk
Population158 (2001)
 

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

Seamera

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

Semer, par. and vil., Suffolk - par., 1248 ac., pop. 356; vil., on river Bret, 3 miles NW. of Hadleigh; P.O.

Your comments about Semer, Suffolk

What do you know about Semer, Suffolk? Give us the benefit of your local knowledge and opinions here!

comments powered by Disqus