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Alphamstone, Essex

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Alphamstone, Essex

Alphamstone is a village and civil parish in Essex, England. It is located 6 km south of Sudbury, Suffolk and is 34 km northeast from the county town of Chelmsford. The village is in the district of Braintree and in the parliamentary constituency of Saffron Walden. The parish is part of the Stour Valley South parish cluster. The village is very close (about 1.6 km) to the River Stour, which forms the Essex/Suffolk border in the local area.
DistrictBraintree
Post townBURES
Administrative CountyEssex
Traditional CountyEssex
OS GridTL8735
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionEastern
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityEssex
Fire and Rescue AuthorityEssex
Fire and Rescue AuthorityEssex
Ambulance AuthorityEast of England
Dialling code01787
 

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

Alfelmestuna

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

Alphamstone, par., E. Essex, 4 miles NE. of Harstead, 1596 ac., pop. 249.

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