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Moreton-in-Marsh, Gloucestershire

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Moreton-in-Marsh, Gloucestershire

Moreton-in-Marsh is a town and civil parish in northeastern Gloucestershire, England. The town is at the crossroads of the Fosse Way Roman road and the A44. The parish and environs are relatively flat and low-lying compared with the surrounding Cotswold Hills. The infant River Evenlode rises near Batsford, runs around the edge of Moreton and meanders its way towards Oxford, where it flows into the Thames just east of Eynsham.
DistrictCotswold
Post townMoreton-in-Marsh
Administrative CountyGloucestershire
Traditional CountyGloucestershire
OS GridSP2032
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionSouth West
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityGloucestershire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityGloucestershire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityGloucestershire
Ambulance AuthorityGreat Western
Dialling code01608
Population3,198 (2001 Census)
 

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