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Denham (Bury St Edmunds), Suffolk

Historical Description

Denham, a parish in Suffolk, 2¾ miles SSE from Higham station on the G.E.R., and 6½ WSW from Bury St Edmunds. Post town, Bury St Edmunds; money order and telegraph office, Barrow. Acreage, 1310; population, 164. The living is a vicarage in the diocese of Ely; gross yearly value, £200 with residence. The church is a small building of flint in the Early English style. A chapel on the north side contains two monuments erected to the memory of Sir E. Lukenor, Bart., who was buried here in the early part of the 17th century.

Transcribed from The Comprehensive Gazetteer of England & Wales, 1894-5


The following is a list of the administrative units in which this place was either wholly or partly included.

Ancient CountySuffolk 
Ecclesiastical parishDenham St. Mary 
Poor Law unionThingoe 

Any dates in this table should be used as a guide only.

Church Records

The Denham Parish Registers are available online as part of the Suffolk Parish and Probate Records.

Civil Registration

For general information about Civil Registration (births, marriages and deaths) see the Civil Registration page.

Directories & Gazetteers

We have transcribed the entry for Denham (Bury St Edmunds) from the following:

Land and Property

The Return of Owners of Land in 1873 for Suffolk is available to browse.


Online maps of Denham (Bury St Edmunds) are available from a number of sites:

Newspapers and Periodicals

The British Newspaper Archive have fully searchable digitised copies of the following Suffolk papers online: