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Baylham, Suffolk

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Baylham, Suffolk

Baylham is a village and civil parish in the Mid Suffolk district of Suffolk, England, about 7 miles northwest of Ipswich and 6 miles southeast of Stowmarket. It is recorded in the Domesday book as Beleham. The 98 buildings making up the village follows the main road and follows northwards along Church Lane, close to the church. It is most famous for its old watermill that is represented in pictures by Graham Bell and David Gentleman. The mill is now a private house.
DistrictMid Suffolk
Post townClaydon
Administrative CountySuffolk
Traditional CountySuffolk
OS GridTM1051
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionEastern
CountryEngland
Police AuthoritySuffolk
Dialling code01473
Population251 (2001 census)
 

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

Beleham ~ Belham

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

Baylham, par., E. Suffolk, 7 miles NW. of Ipswich, 1332 ac., pop. 256; P.O.

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