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Wickham Market, Suffolk

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Wickham Market, Suffolk

Wickham Market is a large village situated in the River Deben valley of Suffolk, England, within the Suffolk Coastal heritage area. It is on the A12 trunk road thirteen miles north-east of the county town of Ipswich, five miles north-east of Woodbridge. Its railway station is located approximately two miles east at Campsea Ashe. It is a large village with 2,204 residents living in 953 dwellings (2001 census).
Post townWoodbridge
Administrative CountySuffolk
Traditional CountySuffolk
OS GridTM3055
OS Settlement ClassificationTown
RegionEastern
CountryEngland
Police AuthoritySuffolk
Dialling code01728
 

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

Wickham

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

Wickham Market, town and par. with ry. sta., Suffolk, on river Deben, 2 miles SW. of the sta., which is 5 miles NE. of Woodbridge, 1174 ac., pop. 1469; P.O., T.O. The town was at one time a place of considerable importance, and had weekly markets and fairs. Large engineering works are carried on. Several fine residences are in the neighbourhood.

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