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Debenham, Suffolk

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Debenham, Suffolk

Debenham is a large village and civil parish in the Mid Suffolk district of Suffolk in Eastern England. In the 2001 census the population recorded was 1,728. In 2005 the population was estimated to have increased to 2,040 mainly as a result of the building of a new housing estate.
DistrictMid Suffolk
Administrative CountySuffolk
Traditional CountySuffolk
OS GridTM1763
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionEastern
CountryEngland
Police AuthoritySuffolk
Population2,040
 

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

Dedom ~ Depenham ~ Depbenham ~ Depbeham ~ Depheam ~ Depham ~ Dephenham ~ Depleham

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

Debenham, small market town and par., E. Suffolk, near source of river Deben, 8 miles S. of Eye and 84 miles NE. of London, 3271 ac., pop. 1179; P.O., T.O. Market-day, Friday.

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