Sudbury, Derbyshire

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Sudbury
Sudbury Village Store - cropped 200499.jpg
Sudbury Village Store.
Sudbury is located in Derbyshire
Sudbury
Sudbury
Location within Derbyshire
Population976 [1]
OS grid referenceSK161320
District
Shire county
Region
CountryEngland
Sovereign stateUnited Kingdom
Post townASHBOURNE
Postcode districtDE6
PoliceDerbyshire
FireDerbyshire
AmbulanceEast Midlands
EU ParliamentEast Midlands
List of places
UK
England
Derbyshire
52°53′10″N 1°45′43″W / 52.886°N 1.762°W / 52.886; -1.762Coordinates: 52°53′10″N 1°45′43″W / 52.886°N 1.762°W / 52.886; -1.762

Sudbury is a village and civil parish in Derbyshire, England, located about 9 miles (14 km) south of Ashbourne. It is part of the Derbyshire Dales district. Population deails taken at the 2001 Census were 976, increasing to 1,010 at the 2011 Census.[2] The £0.5m A50 bypass opened in 1972. The parish includes the hamlets of Aston, Aston Heath and Oaks Green.

Sudbury Hall and HM Prison Sudbury are located here.

History[edit]

Sudbury was mentioned in the Domesday book as belonging to Henry de Ferrers and was worth twenty shillings.[3]

Sudbury previously had its own railway station that is now closed.

Famous residents[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ ONS Neighbourhood Statistics: 2001 Census
  2. ^ "Civil Parish population 2011". Neighbourhood Statistics. Office for National Statistics. Retrieved 19 March 2016.
  3. ^ Domesday Book: A Complete Translation. London: Penguin, 2003. ISBN 0-14-143994-7 p.746
  4. ^ Encyclopædia Britannica Eleventh Edition

External links[edit]

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