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Shenington, Oxfordshire

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Shenington, Oxfordshire

Shenington is a village about 5 miles west of Banbury. It was an exclave of Gloucestershire until the Counties (Detached Parts) Act 1844 transferred it to Oxfordshire. Shenington is on Oxfordshire's boundary with Warwickshire.
DistrictCherwell
Post townBanbury
Administrative CountyOxfordshire
Traditional CountyOxon, pre-1844 in det pt of Gloucs
OS GridSP3742
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionSouth East
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityThames Valley
Fire and Rescue AuthorityOxfordshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityOxfordshire
Ambulance AuthoritySouth Central
Dialling code01295
 

Other names by which Shenington, Oxfordshire has been known in the past

Senendone

Shenington, Oxfordshire in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Shenington, par. and vil., Oxfordshire - par., 1628 ac., pop. 385; vil., 6 miles NW. of Banbury; P.O.

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