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Framlingham, Suffolk

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Framlingham, Suffolk

Framlingham is a market town and civil parish in the Suffolk Coastal District of Suffolk, England. Commonly referred to as "Fram" by the locals, it is of Anglo-Saxon origin and is mentioned in the Domesday Book. It has a population of 3,114 at the 2001 census. Nearby villages include Earl Soham, Kettleburgh, Parham, Saxtead, and Sweffling.
DistrictSuffolk Coastal
Administrative CountySuffolk
Traditional CountySuffolk
OS GridTM2863
OS Settlement ClassificationTown
Police AuthoritySuffolk
Fire and Rescue AuthoritySuffolk
Fire and Rescue AuthoritySuffolk
Ambulance AuthorityEast of England
Dialling code01728
Population3,114 (2001)

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

Framlingham, market town and par. with ry. sta., E. Suffolk, 21 miles NE. of Ipswich by rail, 4657 ac., pop. 2518; P.O., T.O., 1 Bank, 1 newspaper.Market-day, Saturday; has remains (principally of time of Edward I.) of Framlingham Castle, adjacent to which is the Albert Memorial Middle Class College (1865).

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