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Yarnton, Oxfordshire

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Yarnton, Oxfordshire

Yarnton is a village and civil parish in Oxfordshire about 1 mile southwest of Kidlington and 4 miles northwest of Oxford.
Post townKidlington
Administrative CountyOxfordshire
Traditional CountyOxfordshire
OS GridSP4712
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionSouth East
Police AuthorityThames Valley
Fire and Rescue AuthorityOxfordshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityOxfordshire
Ambulance AuthoritySouth Central
Dialling code01865
Population2,523 (2001 census)

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


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

Yarnton, par. and vil. with ry. sta. (Yarnton Junction), in co. and 4 miles NW. of Oxford, 1493 ac., pop. 279; in the churchyard is a curious Early English cross.

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