ERISWELL is a village and civil parish of
Forest Heath in the English
Suffolk . About forty scattered Archaeological finds have
been made here, including
Bronze Age battle axes , palstaves and
rapiers . The greater part of these objects have been entrusted to
the Moyse's Hall Museum in
Bury St Edmunds
Bury St Edmunds while other items are in
University of Cambridge Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology in
Eriswell is home of the re-formed
Football Club who play in the heart of the village on the public
playing field. nicknamed 'The Stags' or 'The Well'
Eriswell Village FC
currently plays in the 4th Division of the Plastic Trade Frames Bury
and District Sunday League. Eriswell's primary sponsor is The
EUROGROUP International Movers who helped provide new kit for the
Eriswell currently play in Red/Blue with their away kit
paying homage to the original team sporting their old home colours of
black and green. They have an amazing striker call Anthony Reeve who
boasts a record of one in one. They call him the David Nugent of
Suffolk. Anthony Reeve is an avid bird spotter, and can regularly be
found walking his cat around the village whilst smoking his trademark
Eriswell also hold the title of having the best smelling home
ground, and the world record for the wonkiest goalposts in non league
football. Referee legend, George Byrne, once commented "
simply the best small village, non league, grass pitch team I have
ever seen play in Eriswell".
Rumour has it that former ITFC cult hero; Ivan Campo will be joining
the coaching staff for the forthcoming season
East Cambridgeshire (Archaeology)
* ^ "Civil Parish population 2011". Neighbourhood Statistics.
Office for National Statistics. Retrieved 20 August 2016.
* ^ Hall, David (1994). Fenland survey : an essay in landscape and
persistence. London: English Heritage. pp. 81–88. ISBN 1-85074-477-7