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Whiteleaf, Buckinghamshire

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Whiteleaf, Buckinghamshire

Whiteleaf is a hamlet in the civil parish of Princes Risborough and the ecclesiastical parish of Monks Risborough in Buckinghamshire, England. It is located 7 miles south of the county town of Aylesbury and 8 miles north of High Wycombe. It lies halfway up the northern scarp of the Chilterns, about half a mile from the parish church of Monks Risborough.
DistrictWycombe
Post townPRINCES RISBOROUGH
Administrative CountyBuckinghamshire
Traditional CountyBuckinghamshire
OS GridSP8104
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 code01844
 

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

Whitecliffe

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

Whiteleaf, hamlet, Monks Risborough par., Bucks, in SW. of co., 4 miles SW. of Wendover; a cross, cut out on the side of a chalkhill here, appears to commemorate a battle between ancient Britons and Saxons.

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