1986 THE BEST OF THE DEBEN VALLEY
In this picturesque area of the Deben Valley Wilford Bridge, which is the first crossing from the Estuary, carries the A1152 over the river between the parishes of Melton and Bromeswell. This road is the main artery to Bentwaters and Woodbridge USAF Bases. East and north of the A1152 is an AONB being mainly heathland used as a Golf Course with arable farming and Forestry Commission Plantations. Melton is mainly a residential area adjacent to Woodbridge with some industry whilst Bromeswell is a dormitory village with a Nature Reserve and Eyke is more a working village. The area north of the A1152 and B1084 surrounding the villages of Bromeswell, Eyke and the outskirts of Lower Ufford produces a barley, wheat, sugar beet, the colourful oil seed rape, pigs and
Map of the area
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