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Hardwick, Buckinghamshire

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Hardwick, Buckinghamshire

Hardwick is both a village and a civil parish within the Aylesbury Vale district in Buckinghamshire, England. It is in the Aylesbury Vale, about four miles north of Aylesbury. Hardwick is a common place name in England, of Anglo Saxon origin meaning 'livestock farm'. In the Domesday Book of 1086 the village was known as Harduich. Nearby Weedon is a hamlet in the parish of Hardwick.
DistrictAylesbury Vale
Administrative CountyBuckinghamshire
Traditional CountyBuckinghamshire
OS GridSP8019
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionSouth East
Police AuthorityThames Valley
Fire and Rescue AuthorityBuckinghamshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityBuckinghamshire
Ambulance AuthoritySouth Central
Dialling code01296

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

Hardwicke ~ Harduich ~ Harduic

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

Hardwick.-- par. and township, mid. Bucks, 4 miles NW. of Aylesbury -- par., 3001 ac., pop. 647; township, 1213 ac., pop. 214.

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