Market Weston

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Market Weston
Market Weston Church - geograph.org.uk - 212231.jpg
St Mary's church
Market Weston is located in Suffolk
Market Weston
Market Weston
Location within Suffolk
Population260 (2005)[1]
245 (2011)[2]
District
Shire county
Region
CountryEngland
Sovereign stateUnited Kingdom
Post townDiss
Postcode districtIP22
PoliceSuffolk
FireSuffolk
AmbulanceEast of England
EU ParliamentEast of England
UK Parliament
List of places
UK
England
Suffolk
52°21′36″N 0°55′01″E / 52.360°N 0.917°E / 52.360; 0.917Coordinates: 52°21′36″N 0°55′01″E / 52.360°N 0.917°E / 52.360; 0.917

Market Weston is a small village and civil parish in the St Edmundsbury district of Suffolk in eastern England. It is located near the Norfolk border around seven miles east-south-east of Thetford. In 2005 its population was 260.[1] The parish also contains the Weston Fen SSSI.

The village was given a market charter in 1263.[3]

The church of St Mary has regular services and is part of the [http://www.unitedbenefice.com United Benefice of Stanton, Hopton, Market Weston, Barningham, Coney Weston, Hepworth, Hinderclay and Thelnetham. It dates from the 14th century and is a Grade II* listed building.[4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Estimates of Total Population of Areas in Suffolk Archived 2008-12-19 at the Wayback Machine Suffolk County Council
  2. ^ "Civil Parish population 2011". Office for National Statistics. Retrieved 25 August 2016.
  3. ^ Market Weston St Edmundsbury Borough Council
  4. ^ Historic England. "CHURCH OF ST MARY (1283638)". National Heritage List for England. Retrieved 19 April 2014.