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Ashwell
IpswichQueensland
Farms and Little Liverpool Range Ashwell Queensland.jpg
Farms along Perrins Road, 2015
Population 234 (2011)
Postcode(s) 4340
LGA(s) City of Ipswich
State electorate(s) Ipswich West
Federal Division(s) Division of Blair
Suburbs around Ashwell:
The Bluff The Bluff Mount Marrow
Grandchester Ashwell Mount Marrow
Grandchester Lanefield
Calvert
Rosewood

Ashwell is a locality in the City of Ipswich, Queensland, Australia. At the 2011 Australian Ashwell and nearby Lanefield recorded a population of 234.

History

The origin of the name Ashwell is from a town in the United Kingdom by the name of Ashwell. Walter Loveday and Henry Stevens provided an acre each of land for a school in this district to be named Ashwell after Walter Loveday's farm titled Ashwell which he named after Ashwell, United Kingdom.

Coordinates: 27°37′42.44″S 152°33′36.37″E / 27.6284556°S 152.5601028°E / -27.6284556; 152.5601028

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