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Radclive, Buckinghamshire

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Radclive, Buckinghamshire

Radclive is a village on the River Great Ouse just over 1 mile west of Buckingham in Buckinghamshire, England. It is in the civil parish of Radclive-cum-Chackmore in Aylesbury Vale district. The parish includes the hamlet of Chackmore about 1.5 miles north of Buckingham. Radclive's toponym is derived from the Old English for "red cliff", referring to the colour of the local soil and a cliff overlooking the river. The Domesday Book of 1086 records the village as Radeclive.
DistrictAylesbury Vale
Post townBuckingham
Administrative CountyBuckinghamshire
Traditional CountyBuckinghamshire
OS GridSP6733
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 Radclive, Buckinghamshire has been known in the past


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

Radclive, par. and vil., in co. and 14 mile W. of Buckingham, on river Ouse, 1184 ac., pop. 367.

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