Place:Boxted, Suffolk, England

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NameBoxted
TypeVillage, Civil parish
Coordinates52.129°N 0.668°E
Located inSuffolk, England

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Boxted is a village and civil parish in the Babergh district of Suffolk, England. Located around north of Sudbury, in 2005 it had a population of 120.

According to Eilert Ekwall, the meaning of the village name is place where box grow. The village is mentioned in the Domesday Book, at which time it had a population of 25.

Boxted civil parish also contains the small hamlet of Fenstead End.

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