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Wangford, Suffolk

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Wangford, Suffolk

Wangford is a village in Suffolk, England, just off the A12 trunk road on the edge of the Henham Park estate just outside Southwold. . Wangford is connected to the rest of Suffolk by two main roads. At one side of the village the road leads straight on to the A12 (dual carriage way), and the other side of the village leads to Reydon, and Southwold (B1126). Wangford has approximately 640 residents and the main village covers about 50 acres .
Post townBECCLES
Administrative CountySuffolk
Traditional CountySuffolk
OS GridTM4679
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Police AuthoritySuffolk
Fire and Rescue AuthoritySuffolk
Fire and Rescue AuthoritySuffolk
Ambulance AuthorityEast of England
Dialling code01502

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

Wangford, par., township, and vil., Suffolk, in NE. of co.- par., 2603 ac., pop. 757; township, 851 ac., pop. 606; vil., 3½ miles NW. of Southwold; P.O., T.O.

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