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Aynho, Northamptonshire

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Aynho, Northamptonshire

Aynho (formerly spelt Aynhoe) is a village and civil parish in South Northamptonshire, England, on the edge of the Cherwell valley about 6.5 miles southeast of the north Oxfordshire town of Banbury and 7 miles southwest of Brackley. Along with its neighbour Croughton 2 miles to the east, it is one of the two southernmost villages in Northamptonshire, and thus is oftern regarded as part of the informal area of Banburyshire.
DistrictSouth Northamptonshire
Post townBanbury
Administrative CountyNorthamptonshire
Traditional CountyNorthamptonshire
OS GridSP5133
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionEast Midlands
Police AuthorityNorthamptonshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNorthamptonshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNorthamptonshire
Ambulance AuthorityEast Midlands
Dialling code01295
Population659 (2010 est.)

Other names by which Aynho, Northamptonshire has been known in the past


Aynho, Northamptonshire in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Aynho, par. and vil. with ry. sta., and seat, S. Northamptonshire, 6 miles SE. of Banbury, 2330 ac., pop. 562; P.O., T.O.

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