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Alpheton, Suffolk

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Alpheton, Suffolk

Alpheton is a village and civil parish in the Babergh district of Suffolk, England. Located on the A134 road about six miles north of Sudbury, in 2005 it had a population of 260. According to Eilert Ekwall the meaning of the village name is the homestead of Aelfled.
Post townSUDBURY
Administrative CountySuffolk
Traditional CountySuffolk
OS GridTL8850
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Police AuthoritySuffolk
Fire and Rescue AuthoritySuffolk
Fire and Rescue AuthoritySuffolk
Ambulance AuthorityEast of England
Dialling code01284

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

Alpheton, par., W. Suffolk, on affluent of river Stour, 6 miles N. of Sudbury, 1202 ac., pop. 249; P.O.

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