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Ford, Buckinghamshire

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Ford, Buckinghamshire

Ford is a hamlet in the parish of Dinton-with-Ford and Upton, in Buckinghamshire, England. It is located in the south eastern corner of the main parish. The place name is Anglo Saxon in origin and refers simply to the place where a stream crosses the main road via a ford. The 16th Century pub in Ford is named after The Dinton Hermit. As well as being an old coaching inn on the main route between Aylesbury and Thame, it is also a building of historical significance.
Administrative CountyBuckinghamshire
Traditional CountyBuckinghamshire
OS GridSP7709
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionSouth East
Police AuthorityThames Valley

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

FORD, a hamlet, in the parish of Dinton, union and hundred of Aylesbury, county of Buckingham, 4 miles (S. S. W.) from Aylesbury; containing 221 inhabitants. Here was formerly a chapel.

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