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Drinkstone, Suffolk

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Drinkstone, Suffolk

Drinkstone is a small settlement in Suffolk, England. It is near the A14 road and is 6 miles southeast of the town of Bury St Edmunds. It is one of the oldest villages in England, as mentioned in the Domesday Book,1086
DistrictMid Suffolk
Post townIpswich
Administrative CountySuffolk
Traditional CountySuffolk
OS GridTL9561
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Police AuthoritySuffolk
Fire and Rescue AuthoritySuffolk
Fire and Rescue AuthoritySuffolk
Ambulance AuthorityEast of England
Dialling code01449

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

Drences ~ Rengestuna ~ Drincestona

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

Drinkstone, par. and vil., W. Suffolk, 6 m. NW. of Stowmarket, 2172ac., pop.463; P.O.; contains D. Park.

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