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Shelland, Suffolk

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Shelland, Suffolk

Shelland is a small village located just off the A14, 4 miles west of Stowmarket in Suffolk, England. Shelland consists of roughly 10 houses, a church and Shelland Green. Shelland is the second smallest village in suffolk, after the village of Shelly. Shelland Church is unique in that it is the only church in the UK with a regularly used barrel organ. It is also one of only five dedicated to "King Charles the Martyr".
DistrictMid Suffolk
Post townIpswich
Administrative CountySuffolk
Traditional CountySuffolk
OS GridTM0060
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionEastern
CountryEngland
Police AuthoritySuffolk
Dialling code01449
 

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

Sellanda

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

Shelland, par., Suffolk, 3 miles NW. of Stowmarket, 540 ac., pop. 94; contains Shelland Hall, seat.

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