|Name||Wangford (near Halesworth)|
|Type||Civil parish, Village|
|Located in||Suffolk, England|
|See also||Blything Hundred, Suffolk, England||hundred in which it was located|
|Blything Rural, Suffolk, England||rural district of which it was part 1894-1934|
|Lothingland Rural, Suffolk, England||rural district of which it was part 1834-1974|
|Waveney District, Suffolk, England||district municipality covering the area since 1974|
- source: Family History Library Catalog
NOTE: There is another place named Wangford near Mildenhall in the west of Suffolk. It is in the Forest Heath District.
- the following text is based on an article in Wikipedia
Wangford is a village in the Waveney District of Suffolk, England, just off the A12 trunk road on the edge of the Henham Park estate just outside Southwold. It is 5-1/2 miles northeast of Halesworth.
Wangford is connected to the rest of Suffolk by two main roads. At one side of the village the main street leads straight on to the A12 (dual carriage way), and on the other side of the village it leads to Reydon, and Southwold (B1126).
Wangford had approximately 640 residents according to an estimate of 2009, reducing to 591 at the 2011 Census. The main village covers about 50 acres (200,000 m2). The parish also includes Henham Park and the hamlet of Barnaby Green (both redirected here). Henham Park was an estate in the hamlet of Henham within the parish.
Categories: Suffolk, England | Wangford (near Halesworth), Suffolk, England | Blything Hundred, Suffolk, England | Blything Rural, Suffolk, England | Lothingland Rural, Suffolk, England | Waveney District, Suffolk, England