the communities of Bures St Mary and Bures Hamlet
Although nothing to do
with Bures, Lt Horkesley Workhouse would
have been a likely rest stop
for those travelling between Sudbury, Bures and Colchester.
Little Horkesley former parish
© Peter Higginbotham.
This map dated 2008
still shows "Workhouse Cottage" located in
Map dated 1876 indicates the location in Workhouse Lane.