TM3669 : Sibton Sign

taken 13 years ago, near to Sibton, Suffolk, Great Britain

Sibton Sign
Sibton Sign
On the A1120 Yoxford Road at the junction with Pump House Lane
Sibton is a village on the A1120 road, in the Suffolk Coastal District, in the county of Suffolk. It is near the towns of Saxmundham and Halesworth, the village of Peasenhall and the hamlets of Pouy Street, Hemp Green, Sibton Green & Rotten End. Sibton has a church called St Peter's Church and Sibton Abbey.
The name Sibton derives from Old English, where the word "Sibba" is a personal name and the word "tun" means an enclosure, a farm, village or an estate, essentially meaning "Sibba's farm or settlement" Sibton was recorded in the Domesday book of 1086 with a population of just 51 people.
According to the 2011 census Sibton had a population of 182- 96 of these people being male and 86 being female.This is the lowest the population has been since census records began in 1801.The population hit a peak in 1821, when there were 569 people living in the parish.
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TM3669, 225 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Wednesday, 16 November, 2005   (more nearby)
Wednesday, 16 November, 2005
Geographical Context
Village, Rural settlement 
Near (from Tags)
St.Peters Church  Pump House Lane 
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At (from Tags)
Sibton  The Junction with Pump House Lane 
On (from Tags)
The A1120 Yoxford Road 
Village sign   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TM 3665 6954 [10m precision]
WGS84: 52:16.3825N 1:28.0390E
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TM 3665 6954
View Direction
EAST (about 90 degrees)
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Sign  Sibton Village Sign  Village Sign  A1120 Yoxford Road  A1120  Yoxford Road  A Road (Classified A)  Pump House Lane  Road Junction 

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