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Botesdale, Suffolk

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Botesdale, Suffolk

Botesdale is a village and civil parish in the Mid Suffolk district of the English county of Suffolk. The village is about 6 miles south west of Diss, 25 miles south of Norwich and 16 miles east of Bury St Edmunds. The village of Rickinghall merges with Botesdale along the B1113 road, locally known as simply: ‘The Street’. Their connection creates the appearance of a single built-up residential area and the boundary between the two is difficult to identify.
DistrictMid Suffolk
Administrative CountySuffolk
Traditional CountySuffolk
OS GridTM0475
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Police AuthoritySuffolk
Population635 (2001 census)

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

Botesdale, township and vil., Redgrave par., W. Suffolk, 7 m. NW. of Eye, pop. 552; P.O., T.O., 1 Bank.

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