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Quirky Suffolk: A lesson in Tye

PUBLISHED: 17:24 16 June 2010 | UPDATED: 17:20 20 February 2013

Quirky Suffolk: A lesson in Tye

Quirky Suffolk: A lesson in Tye

Another of our fascinating local facts

Quirky suffolk: A lesson in Tye

Tye is the term for a green or common pasture and only occurs in places names in west Suffolk (Cornard Tye, Bulmer Tye, etc) and a small area in Essex where the two counties meet. It occurs particularly in the Hadleigh and Sudbury areas.

Taken from the book The Little Book of Suffolk by Carol Twinch published by Breedon Books, priced9.99.


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