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Nash, Buckinghamshire

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Nash, Buckinghamshire

Nash is a village and also a civil parish within Aylesbury Vale district in Buckinghamshire, England. It is in the north of the county, near Milton Keynes and four miles east of Buckingham. The village name is Anglo Saxon in origin, and means 'ash tree'. In the Domesday Book of 1086 the village was recorded as Esse. The name went from 'Ash' to 'Nash' by local colloquialism. There are no working shops or pubs in the village.
DistrictAylesbury Vale
Post townMILTON KEYNES
Administrative CountyBuckinghamshire
Traditional CountyBuckinghamshire
OS GridSP7834
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 code01908
Population425
 

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

Nash.-- township, Whaddon par., in co. and 5 ½ miles E. of Buckingham, 1247 ac., pop. 340.

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