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Needham Market, Suffolk

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Needham Market, Suffolk

Needham Market is a town in Suffolk, England. The town of Needham, Massachusetts was named after Needham Market.
DistrictMid Suffolk
Post townIPSWICH
Administrative CountySuffolk
Traditional CountySuffolk
OS GridTM0855
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionEastern
CountryEngland
Police AuthoritySuffolk
Fire and Rescue AuthoritySuffolk
Fire and Rescue AuthoritySuffolk
Ambulance AuthorityEast of England
Dialling code01449
Population4,574 (2001 Census)
 

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

Needham

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

Needham Market, market town with ry. sta. (Needham), Barking par., Suffolk, on river Gipping, 3 miles SE. of Stowmarket and 8½ miles NW. of Ipswich by rail, pop. 1366; P.O., T.O., 1 Bank. Market-day, Wednesday. Needham has a town hall, an endowed grammar school, and a public library and reading room, and carries on mfrs. of glue.

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