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Granborough, Buckinghamshire

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Granborough, Buckinghamshire

Not to be confused with Grandborough in Warwickshire Granborough (previously Grandborough) is a village and civil parish within Aylesbury Vale district in Buckinghamshire, England. It is located about five miles north of Waddesdon, seven miles south east of Buckingham. The nearest town is Winslow. The village name is Anglo Saxon in origin, and means 'green hill'. In the Domesday Book of 1086 the village was recorded as Grenesberga.
DistrictAylesbury Vale
Post townBUCKINGHAM
Administrative CountyBuckinghamshire
Traditional CountyBuckinghamshire
OS GridSP7625
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
Population553
 

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

Grandborough ~ Grenesberga

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

Grandborough.-- par. and vil. with ry. sta. (Grandborough Road), N. Bucks, 10 miles NW. of Aylesbury, 1580 ac., pop. 300; P.O.

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