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Liston, Essex

Liston is a small village and civil parish in North Essex, England, located one mile WSW of Long Melford, on the banks of the River Stour. Its parish church dates back to the 12th century, in parts. The parish borders the River Stour, the boundary between Essex and Suffolk.
DistrictBraintree
Post townSUDBURY
Administrative CountyEssex
Traditional CountyEssex
OS GridTL8544
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionEastern
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityEssex
Fire and Rescue AuthorityEssex
Fire and Rescue AuthorityEssex
Ambulance AuthorityEast of England
 

Other names by which Liston, Essex has been known in the past

Listuna

Liston, Essex in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Liston, par. and vil., Essex, in NE. of co., on river Stour, 3 miles NW. of Sudbury, 643 ac., pop. 123; in vicinity of vil. is the seat of Liston Hall.

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