Thorpe Morieux

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Thorpe Morieux
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St Mary, Thorpe Morieux
Thorpe Morieux is located in Suffolk
Thorpe Morieux
Thorpe Morieux
Location within Suffolk
Population232 (2011)[1]
Shire county
Sovereign stateUnited Kingdom
Post townBury St Edmunds
Postcode districtIP30
UK Parliament
List of places
52°08′42″N 0°50′10″E / 52.145°N 0.836°E / 52.145; 0.836Coordinates: 52°08′42″N 0°50′10″E / 52.145°N 0.836°E / 52.145; 0.836

Thorpe Morieux is a small village and civil parish in Suffolk, England. It is 10 miles south-east of Bury St Edmunds and 10 miles north east of Sudbury.

Located in Babergh district, the parish contains the hamlets of Thorpe Green and Almshouses Green, as well as Great Hastings Wood (part of the Thorpe Morieux Woods SSSI), which is classified as Ancient Woodland. It was anciently in the Cosford Hundred.

The village is located on the river Brett. THe parish church is dedicated to St Mary the Virgin.


  1. ^ "Parish population 2011". Retrieved 13 September 2015.

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