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Glemsford, Suffolk

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Glemsford, Suffolk

Glemsford is a village in the Babergh district in Suffolk, England, near the town of Sudbury. Glemsford is located near the River Glem and the River Stour also flows nearby. Glemsford is surrounded by arable farmland and is not far from historic Suffolk villages such as Lavenham and Long Melford.
Post townSUDBURY
Administrative CountySuffolk
Traditional CountySuffolk
OS GridTL8248
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Police AuthoritySuffolk
Fire and Rescue AuthoritySuffolk
Fire and Rescue AuthoritySuffolk
Ambulance AuthorityEast of England
Dialling code01787

Other names by which Glemsford, Suffolk has been known in the past

Clamesforda ~ Clamesford

Glemsford, Suffolk in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Glemsford, par. and vil. with ry. sta., West Suffolk, 2½ miles W. of Long Melford sta., 2295 ac., pop. 2490; P.O., T.O.

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