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Monks Risborough, Buckinghamshire

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Monks Risborough, Buckinghamshire

Monks Risborough is a village and ecclesiastical parish in Buckinghamshire, England, lying between Princes Risborough and Great Kimble. The village lies at the foot of the northern scarp of the Chiltern Hills. It is 8 miles south of the county town of Aylesbury and 9.5 miles north of High Wycombe, on the A4010 road.
Administrative CountyBuckinghamshire
Traditional CountyBuckinghamshire
OS GridSP8004
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionSouth East
Police AuthorityThames Valley
Fire and Rescue AuthorityBuckinghamshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityBuckinghamshire
Ambulance AuthoritySouth Central
Dialling code01844

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

Risborough Monks

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

Monks Risborough, par. and vil., Bucks, 1½ mile NE. of Princes Risborough, 2873 ac., pop. 847.

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