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Little Blakenham, Suffolk

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Little Blakenham, Suffolk

Little Blakenham is a village and civil parish in the Mid Suffolk district of Suffolk in eastern England. Located around two miles north-west of Ipswich and a mile south-west of its larger sister village Great Blakenham, in 2005 its population was 310. The parish also contains the hamlets of Inghams and The Common. The tiny village nestles at the base of gentle hillside. The church tower is visible for some distance, rising out of the trees.
DistrictMid Suffolk
Administrative CountySuffolk
Traditional CountySuffolk
OS GridTM1048
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionEastern
CountryEngland
Police AuthoritySuffolk
Fire and Rescue AuthoritySuffolk
Fire and Rescue AuthoritySuffolk
Ambulance AuthorityEast of England
Population310
 

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

Blakenham ~ Blakenham Little

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

Blakenham, Little, par., E. Suffolk, 4¾ miles SE. of Needham Market, 1054 ac., pop. 173.

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