Copdock

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Coordinates: 52°01′50″N 1°04′54″E / 52.030687°N 1.081595°E / 52.030687; 1.081595

Copdock
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St. Peter's, Copdock
Copdock is located in Suffolk
Copdock
Copdock
 Copdock shown within Suffolk
OS grid reference TM1141
Shire county Suffolk
Region East
Country England
Sovereign state United Kingdom
Post town IPSWICH
Postcode district IP8
Police Suffolk
Fire Suffolk
Ambulance East of England
EU Parliament East of England
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Suffolk

Copdock is a small settlement in Suffolk, England.

Location[edit]

It is 4.8 kilometres (3 mi) southwest of Ipswich. It is located on the former A12 road (now designated as the C475) which was blocked off at White's Corner after the construction of the Copdock Interchange and the A14 road Ipswich bypass.

Governance[edit]

The local authority for the area is Babergh District Council. The village has joined up with the neighbouring village of Washbrook to form the Copdock & Washbrook Parish Council.

Description[edit]

It has a local primary school called Copdock Primary School [1] and the local church is called St. Peter's Copdock and is a Church of England.

The local village hall, located on the old A12, was built in 1991 and is situated within the grounds of the local playing fields. Various sports clubs use the playing fields and they are home to a thriving cricket team, Copdock & Old Ipswichian CC. The Cameo Hotel Copdock [2] is located opposite the village hall.

Notable Personalities[edit]

Victoria Cross recipient William Henry Hewitt was born in Copdock in 1884.

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