Belstead

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Coordinates: 52°01′40″N 1°06′23″E / 52.027887°N 1.106375°E / 52.027887; 1.106375

Belstead
Belstead War Memorial - geograph.org.uk - 303105.jpg
Belstead War Memorial
Belstead is located in Suffolk
Belstead
Belstead
 Belstead shown within Suffolk
Population 190 [1]
District Babergh
Shire county Suffolk
Region East
Country England
Sovereign state United Kingdom
EU Parliament East of England
List of places
UK
England
Suffolk

Belstead is a village and civil parish in the Babergh district of the English county of Suffolk. Located on the southern edge of Ipswich, around 3 miles (5 km) south-west of Ipswich town centre, in 2005 it had a population of 190.[1]

Hoard[edit]

The Ipswich Hoard was found near Belstead in 1968. This is now in the British Museum, but there are also copies of these torcs in the Ipswich Museum.[2]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Estimates of Total Population of Areas in Suffolk Suffolk County Council
  2. ^ The Celtic Coin Gallery, Sheshen Eceni, accessed 20 August 2010

External links[edit]

Media related to Belstead at Wikimedia Commons