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Waddesdon, Buckinghamshire

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Waddesdon, Buckinghamshire

Waddesdon is a village within the Aylesbury Vale district in Buckinghamshire, England, 6 miles from Aylesbury on the A41 road. The centre of a civil parish, including the hamlets of Eythrope, Wormstone and Woodham, Waddesdon was an agricultural settlement with milling, silk weaving and lace making enterprises.
DistrictAylesbury Vale
Post townAYLESBURY
Administrative CountyBuckinghamshire
Traditional CountyBuckinghamshire
OS GridSP7416
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionSouth East
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityThames Valley
Fire and Rescue AuthorityBuckinghamshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityBuckinghamshire
Ambulance AuthoritySouth Central
Dialling code01296
Population2,000
 

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

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

Waddesdon, par., township, and vil., with ry. sta. (Waddesdon Road), Bucks - par., 6010 ac., pop. 1651; township, 5546 ac., pop. 1375; vil., 5½ miles by road and 7¼ by rail NW. of Aylesbury; P.O., T.O.

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