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Erwarton, Suffolk

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Erwarton, Suffolk

Arwarton or Erwarton is a small village and civil parish in the Babergh district of Suffolk, England. Located on the Shotley peninsula around 9 miles south of Ipswich, in 2005 it had a population of 110. Neighboring villages include Shotley, Shotley Gate, Chelmondiston and Holbrook. The name originates from the Early Saxon "Eoforweard t¯un".
Administrative CountySuffolk
Traditional CountySuffolk
OS GridTM2134
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Police AuthoritySuffolk

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

Arwenton ~ Arwerton ~ Alwartuna ~ Eurewardestuna

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

Erwarton, par., E. Suffolk, on river Stour, 9 miles SE. of Ipswich, 1306 ac., pop. 174.

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