Serving the communities of Bures St Mary and Bures Hamlet



Workhouse in Little Horkesley

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 workhouse, 2006.
© Peter Higginbotham.


This map dated 2008 still shows "Workhouse Cottage" located in
Workhouse Road.

Map dated 1876 indicates the location in Workhouse Lane.