Ashbocking

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Ashbocking
Ashbocking - Church of All Saints.jpg
Ashbocking church
Ashbocking is located in Suffolk
Ashbocking
Ashbocking
Ashbocking shown within Suffolk
Population356 (2011)[1]
OS grid referenceTM1654
District
Shire county
Region
CountryEngland
Sovereign stateUnited Kingdom
Post townIpswich
Postcode districtIP6
PoliceSuffolk
FireSuffolk
AmbulanceEast of England
EU ParliamentEast of England
List of places
UK
England
Suffolk
52°08′47″N 1°11′31″E / 52.146369°N 1.192063°E / 52.146369; 1.192063Coordinates: 52°08′47″N 1°11′31″E / 52.146369°N 1.192063°E / 52.146369; 1.192063

Ashbocking is a village and civil parish in the Mid Suffolk district of Suffolk, England. The village is about seven miles north of Ipswich, and according to the 2001 census had a population of 318, increasing to 356 at the 2011 Census.

In 1326, the Ashbocking All Saints Church was impropriated to the monastery of Christ Church, Canterbury.

Peter Harold Wright, a recipient of the Victoria Cross during the Second World War, is buried in All Saints churchyard.

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  1. ^ "Civil Parish population 2011". Neighbourhood Statistics. Office for National Statistics. Retrieved 16 August 2016.
  • County Churches, ed. J.C. Cox Suffolk. Published 1912 by Allen in London OpenLibrary.org