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Barnby is a village and civil parish in the Waveney district of the English county of Suffolk. The village is 5 miles west of Lowestoft and 3 miles east of Beccles in the north of the county. It is effectively merged with the village of North Cove which constitutes a separate parish. The village is on the edge of the Broads and lies on the A146 road running between Norwich and Lowestoft. This bypasses the built up area on a series of bends known locally as the "Barnby bends".
|OS Settlement Classification||Other settlement (village, hamlet etc)|
|Population||490 (2001 census)|
Other names by which Barnby, Suffolk has been known in the past
Barnby, Suffolk in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)
Barnby.-- par., E. Suffolk, near Carlton Colville ry. sta. and 5 miles SE. of Beccles, 1099 ac., pop. 260; P.O.
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