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Battisford, Suffolk

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Battisford, Suffolk

Battisford is a village and civil parish in the Mid Suffolk district of Suffolk, England. The village is about 4 miles south of Stowmarket, and is directly alongside Wattisham Airfield. The village contains a Parish Church, a Free Church, a Community Centre - which holds the pre-school playgroup - and a village green, containing a play area. The main road which runs through Battisford is Straight Road, being very straight and over a mile long.
DistrictMid Suffolk
Administrative CountySuffolk
Traditional CountySuffolk
OS GridTM0554
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionEastern
CountryEngland
Police AuthoritySuffolk
Population482 (2001 census)
 

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

Beteforda ~ Betes- ~ Botes-

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

Battisford, par., E. Suffolk, 2 miles SW. of Needham, 1542 ac., pop. 435.

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