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Carlton Colville, Suffolk

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Carlton Colville, Suffolk

Carlton Colville is an area in the suburbs of Lowestoft in the Waveney District of the English county of Suffolk, located 3 miles south-west of the centre of the town. Significant residential development has occurred in the area since the 1960s, including more than 1,000 homes built in Carlton Park. The area lies along the A146 Lowestoft to Beccles road. Carlton Colville has boundaries with Oulton Broad, Gisleham and Pakefield.
DistrictWaveney
Post townLowestoft
Administrative CountySuffolk
Traditional CountySuffolk
OS GridTM5190
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionEastern
CountryEngland
Police AuthoritySuffolk
Fire and Rescue AuthoritySuffolk
Fire and Rescue AuthoritySuffolk
Ambulance AuthorityEast of England
Dialling code01502
Population6,612 - 2001 census
 

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

Carlton Colville, par. and ry. sta., E. Suffolk, 2 miles SW. of Lowestoft, 2804 ac., pop. 1309; the vil. is 1½ mile SW. of sta.; P.O.

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