Falkenham

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St Ethelbert's church

Falkenham is a village and a civil parish in the Suffolk Coastal District, in the English county of Suffolk, near the village of Kirton and the towns of Ipswich and Felixstowe.

Description[edit]

The parish contains the hamlets of Falkenham Sink and Lower Falkenham. The parish church is dedicated to St Ethelbert and is a grade II* listed building.[1] The major A14 road runs nearby.

The Falkenham Marshes are on the River Deben.

History[edit]

At the time of the Norman Conquest the manor of Walton was linked with that of Falkenham.

Location grid[edit]


See also[edit]

Dommoc#Felixstowe

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Name: CHURCH OF ST ETHELBERT List entry Number: 1030914". English Heritage. Retrieved 1 April 2014. 

Coordinates: 52°00′N 1°21′E / 52.000°N 1.350°E / 52.000; 1.350