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Freston, Suffolk

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Freston, Suffolk

Freston is a small village and civil parish in Suffolk, England located on the Shotley peninsula. It is situated 4 miles south-east of Ipswich. In 2001 there were 122 people living in Freston.
Post townIPSWICH
Administrative CountySuffolk
Traditional CountySuffolk
OS GridTM1639
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Police AuthoritySuffolk
Fire and Rescue AuthoritySuffolk
Fire and Rescue AuthoritySuffolk
Ambulance AuthorityEast of England

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

Friston ~ Frese ~ Frisetuna

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

Freston, par., E. Suffolk, on river Orwell, 3½ miles S. of Ipswich, 1513 ac. (100 water), pop. 274; P.O.; contains Freston Tower, of time of Elizabeth.

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