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Barnby, Suffolk

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Barnby, Suffolk

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".
DistrictWaveney
Administrative CountySuffolk
Traditional CountySuffolk
OS GridTM4789
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionEastern
CountryEngland
Police AuthoritySuffolk
Population490 (2001 census)
 

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

Barnebei

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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