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Launton, Oxfordshire

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Launton, Oxfordshire

Launton is a village and civil parish on the eastern outskirts of Bicester, Oxfordshire, England. Launton is twinned with the village of Gavray in France.
DistrictCherwell
Post townBicester
Administrative CountyOxfordshire
Traditional CountyOxfordshire
OS GridSP6022
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 code01869
Population1,117 (2001 census)
 

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

Lantone

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

Launton, par. and vil. with ry. sta., in co. and 13½ miles NE. of Oxford, 2818 ac., pop. 597; P.O.; the sta. is 1 mile NE. of vil.

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