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Theberton, Suffolk

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Theberton, Suffolk

Theberton is a village in Suffolk, England. It is located 4 miles northeast of Saxmundham, its post town. Located within the village is a National school for both sexes and Theberton Hall. The village primary school was closed around 1970 and is now used as the village hall. It was here at 02:00 on the morning of 17 June 1917 that the German Zeppelin airship L48 was shot down by Robert Saundby and others while it was on a bombing raid.
Post townSAXMUNDHAM
Administrative CountySuffolk
Traditional CountySuffolk
OS GridTM4365
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionEastern
CountryEngland
Police AuthoritySuffolk
 

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

Thewardetuna

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

Theberton, par. and vil., Suffolk, 4 miles NE. of Saxmundham, 1954 ac., pop. 593; P.O.; Theberton House is the seat of the Milner-Gibson family.

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