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Thornham Parva, Suffolk

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Thornham Parva, Suffolk

Thornham Parva is a village and civil parish in the Mid Suffolk district of Suffolk in eastern England. Located to the north of sister village Thornham Magna and around five miles south of Diss, in 2005 its population was 50. The tiny thatched Saxon church of St Mary's Thornham Parva has early 14th century wall paintings, on the south wall, the early years of Christ and on the north wall, the martyrdom of St Edmund. There is a circular Saxon window as well as the famous Retable.
DistrictMid Suffolk
Administrative CountySuffolk
Traditional CountySuffolk
OS GridTM1072
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionEastern
CountryEngland
Police AuthoritySuffolk
Fire and Rescue AuthoritySuffolk
Fire and Rescue AuthoritySuffolk
Ambulance AuthorityEast of England
Population50
 

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

Parva Thornham

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

Thornham Parva, par., Suffolk, adjacent to Thornham Magna, 676 ac., pop. 134.

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