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Wing, Buckinghamshire

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Wing, Buckinghamshire

Wing is a village and civil parish in Aylesbury Vale district in Buckinghamshire, England. The village is on the main A418 road between Aylesbury and Leighton Buzzard. It is about 8 miles north east of Aylesbury, 3 miles west of Leighton Buzzard and 12 miles south of Milton Keynes.
DistrictAylesbury Vale
Post townLeighton Buzzard
Administrative CountyBuckinghamshire
Traditional CountyBuckinghamshire
OS GridSP8822
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
Population2,897 (2001 census)
 

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

Witehunge

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

Wing.-- par. and vil., Bucks, in E. of co.- par., 5703 ac., pop. 1636; vil., 2½ miles SW. of Leighton Buzzard; P.O.; in vicinity is Wing Park, seat.

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