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Mutford, Suffolk

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Mutford, Suffolk

Mutford is a small village and civil parish located south-west of Lowestoft in the English county of Suffolk. The village is located between Lowestoft and Beccles in a rural area south of the A146 at Barnby. Nearby villages include Gisleham and Henstead. The village gave its name to the Half Hundred of Mutford which is named in the Domesday Book. The village consists of a crossroads, at which there is a village store with a Post Office and a few residential streets.
DistrictWaveney
Administrative CountySuffolk
Traditional CountySuffolk
OS GridTM4888
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionEastern
CountryEngland
Police AuthoritySuffolk
 

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

Mutford and Lothingland

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

Mutford, par. and vil., Suffolk, 2 ½ miles SW. of Carlton Colville sta. and 4 ½ miles SE. of Beccles, 1574 ac., pop. 394; near vil. is Mutford Hall, seat.

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