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Shalstone, Buckinghamshire

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Shalstone, Buckinghamshire

Shalstone is a village and also a civil parish within Aylesbury Vale district in Buckinghamshire, England. It is located in the north of the county, about four miles north west of Buckingham. The village name is Anglo Saxon in origin, and means 'farm by a shallow stream'. In the Domesday Book of 1086 the village was recorded as Celdestone. Shalstone Church dedicated to St Edward was almost entirely reconstructed in 1862 by the architect Sir George Gilbert Scott.
DistrictAylesbury Vale
Administrative CountyBuckinghamshire
Traditional CountyBuckinghamshire
OS GridSP6436
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionSouth East
Police AuthorityThames Valley
Fire and Rescue AuthorityBuckinghamshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityBuckinghamshire
Ambulance AuthoritySouth Central
Dialling code01280

Other names by which Shalstone, Buckinghamshire has been known in the past

Shaldestone ~ Celdestane ~ Celdestone

Shalstone, Buckinghamshire in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Shalstone, par. and vil., Bucks - par., 1383 ac., pop. 186; vil., 4 miles NW. of Buckingham; P.O.; near the vil. is Shalstone House, seat.

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