Higham, Forest Heath

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Higham
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Higham St Stephen
Higham is located in Suffolk
Higham
Higham
Higham shown within Suffolk
Population 156 (2011 Census)[1]
OS grid reference TL744646
District
Shire county
Region
Country England
Sovereign state United Kingdom
Post town BURY ST. EDMUNDS
Postcode district IP28
Dialling code 01638
Police Suffolk
Fire Suffolk
Ambulance East of England
EU Parliament East of England
UK Parliament
List of places
UK
England
Suffolk
52°15′10″N 0°33′18″E / 52.25275°N 0.55502°E / 52.25275; 0.55502Coordinates: 52°15′10″N 0°33′18″E / 52.25275°N 0.55502°E / 52.25275; 0.55502

Higham is a village and civil parish in the Forest Heath district of Suffolk in the east of England. Located midway between Bury St Edmunds and Newmarket, in 2005 its population was 140.[2] Higham is split into three parts: Upper Green, Middle Green and Lower Green.

Prior to the Beeching Axe, the village was served by Higham railway station. Its church, St Stephen, is one of 38 existing round-tower churches in Suffolk.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Civil Parish population 2011". Neighbourhood Statistics. Office for National Statistics. Retrieved 22 August 2016. 
  2. ^ Estimates of Total Population of Areas in Suffolk Archived 2008-12-19 at the Wayback Machine. Suffolk County Council

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