Great Bradley

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Signpost in Great Bradley
Great Bradley
St Mary's Church, Great Bradley - geograph.org.uk - 1066859.jpg
St Mary's Church, Great Bradley
Great Bradley is located in Suffolk
Great Bradley
Great Bradley
Great Bradley shown within Suffolk
Population431 (2011)[1]
Shire county
Region
CountryEngland
Sovereign stateUnited Kingdom
Post townNewmarket
Postcode districtCB8 9LT
Dialling code01440
EU ParliamentEast of England
List of places
UK
England
Suffolk
52°09′00″N 0°25′59″E / 52.15°N 0.433°E / 52.15; 0.433Coordinates: 52°09′00″N 0°25′59″E / 52.15°N 0.433°E / 52.15; 0.433

Great Bradley is a village in Suffolk, England. According to Eilert Ekwall the meaning of the village name is the "wide clearing". The population is about 400 and includes Little Bradley.

There is evidence that people have lived in and around Great Bradley by the River Stour since the middle stone age over 5,000 years ago.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Civil Parish population 2011". Neighbourhood Statistics. Office for National Statistics. Retrieved 21 August 2016.

External links[edit]

  • Great Bradley Village Website [1]
  • Great Bradley Village Facebook Group [2]