Definitions for hadleigh
The Nuttall Encyclopedia
an interesting old market-town of Suffolk, on the Bret, 9½ m. W. of Ipswich; its cloth trade dates back to 1331; Guthrum, the Danish king, died here in 889, and Dr. Rowland Taylor suffered martyrdom in 1555. Also a small parish of Essex, near the N. shore of the Thames estuary, 37 m. E. of London, where in 1892 the Salvation Army planted their farm-colony.
Hadleigh is an ancient market town and civil parish in South Suffolk, East Anglia, situated between the larger towns of Sudbury and Ipswich. The headquarters of Babergh District Council are located in the town, which at the 2001 census had a population of 7,235.
Find a translation for the hadleigh definition in other languages:
Select another language: