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Blyford, Suffolk

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Blyford, Suffolk

Blyford (Blythford) is a village and civil parish in the Waveney district of Suffolk, England, about 3 miles east of Halesworth and separated from Wenhaston by the River Blyth, Suffolk to the south. Not to be confused with Blyth Haven (south end of the town of Southwold) Blythburgh, on the same river, further east, half way between Halesworth and Southwold. Population in 1801 was 163 and by 1840 had risen to 223. In 1861 the population was 193.
DistrictWaveney
Post townHalesworth
Administrative CountySuffolk
Traditional CountySuffolk
OS GridTM4276
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionEastern
CountryEngland
Police AuthoritySuffolk
Population110 (2001 census)
 

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

Blythford ~ Blideforda

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

Blyford, or Blythford, par., E. Suffolk, on river Blyth, 2½ miles SE. of Halesworth, 947 ac., pop. 195.

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