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Soulbury, Buckinghamshire

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Soulbury, Buckinghamshire

Soulbury is a village and also a civil parish within Aylesbury Vale district in Buckinghamshire, England. It is located in the Aylesbury Vale, about three miles south of the Milton Keynes urban area, three miles north of Wing. The village name is Anglo Saxon in origin, and means 'stronghold in a gully'. In the Domesday Book of 1086 the village was recorded as Soleberie.
DistrictAylesbury Vale
Post townLEIGHTON BUZZARD
Administrative CountyBuckinghamshire
Traditional CountyBuckinghamshire
OS GridSP8827
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 code01525
Population719
 

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

Soleberie

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

Soulbury, par. and vil., in E. of Bucks - par., 4226 ac., pop. 475; vil., on river Ouzel, 2½ miles NW. of Leighton Buzzard; P.O.

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