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Mursley, Buckinghamshire

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Mursley, Buckinghamshire

Mursley is a small village in and also a civil parish within Aylesbury Vale district Buckinghamshire, England. It is located about three miles east of Winslow and four miles south west of Fenny Stratford. The village name is Anglo Saxon in origin, and means 'Myrsa's woodland'. In the Domesday Book of 1086 the village was recorded as Muselai.
DistrictAylesbury Vale
Post townMILTON KEYNES
Administrative CountyBuckinghamshire
Traditional CountyBuckinghamshire
OS GridSP8128
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 code01296
Population602
 

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

Muresley ~ Muselai

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

Mursley, par. and vil., Bucks, 3 miles E. of Winslow, 2975 ac., pop. 363; P.O., called Muresley.

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