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Twyford, Buckinghamshire

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Twyford, Buckinghamshire

For other places of the same name, see Twyford.
DistrictAylesbury Vale
Post townBuckingham
Administrative CountyBuckinghamshire
Traditional CountyBuckinghamshire
OS GridSP6626
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionSouth East
Police AuthorityThames Valley
Fire and Rescue AuthorityBuckinghamshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityBuckinghamshire
Ambulance AuthoritySouth Central
Dialling code01296

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

Tueverde ~ Tuiforde

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

Twyford, par. and township, in co. and 5 miles SW. of Buckingham - par., 4110 ac., pop. 561; township, 1520 ac., pop. 339.

Twyford, Buckinghamshire in "A Topographical Dictionary of England" edited by Samuel Lewis (1848)

TWYFORD (St. Mary), a parish, in the union, hundred, and county of Buckingham, 6 miles (S. W. by S.) from Buckingham; containing, with the hamlets of Charndon and Poundon, 754 inhabitants, of whom 452 are in Twyford township. It is situated on a branch of the river Ouse, and comprises about 4500 acres by admeasurement; 200 acres are woodland, and of the remainder one-fifth arable, and four-fifths pasture and meadow. The soil is chiefly a heavy clay. The living is a rectory not in charge, annexed to the rectorship of Lincoln College, Oxford; net income, £725. The tithes were commuted for land in 1774. The church is in the later English style, and contains 400 sittings.

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