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Haversham, Milton Keynes

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Haversham, Milton Keynes

Haversham is a village in the Borough of Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire, England. It is situated just north of Milton Keynes near Wolverton and about 4.5 miles north of Central Milton Keynes, in the green belt. Haversham-cum-Little Linford is a civil parish in the Borough of Milton Keynes. The village name is an Old English word that means 'Haefer's homestead'. In the Domesday Book of 1086, when it belonged to the Peverell family, it was listed as Hæfærsham.
Administrative CountyMilton Keynes
Traditional CountyBuckinghamshire
OS GridSP8243
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionSouth East
Police AuthorityThames Valley
Fire and Rescue AuthorityBuckinghamshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityBuckinghamshire
Ambulance AuthoritySouth Central
Dialling code01908

Other names by which Haversham, Milton Keynes has been known in the past

Caversham ~ Havresham

Haversham, Milton Keynes in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Haversham, par., N. Bucks, on river Ouse, 3 miles SW. of Newport Pagnell, 1634 ac., pop. 237.

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