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Dunton, Buckinghamshire

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Dunton, Buckinghamshire

Dunton is a village and is also a civil parish within Aylesbury Vale district in Buckinghamshire, England. It is in the Aylesbury Vale, about eight miles from Aylesbury and six miles from Winslow. The village name is Anglo Saxon in origin, and means 'Doda's farm'. In the Domesday Book of 1086 it was recorded as Dodintone.
DistrictAylesbury Vale
Administrative CountyBuckinghamshire
Traditional CountyBuckinghamshire
OS GridSP8224
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionSouth East
Police AuthorityThames Valley
Fire and Rescue AuthorityBuckinghamshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityBuckinghamshire
Ambulance AuthoritySouth Central
Dialling code01525
Population96 (est) 2001 census

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

Passe l'eau

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

Dunton, N. Bucks, 4 miles SE. of Winslow, 1197 ac., pop. 80.

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