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Stoke Hammond, Buckinghamshire

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Stoke Hammond, Buckinghamshire

Stoke Hammond is a village and also a civil parish within Aylesbury Valedistrict in north Buckinghamshire, England, about two and a half miles south of Fenny Stratford. The village was first recorded in the Domesday Book of 1086 as Stoche: a common place name in England denoting an Anglo-Saxon church or place of worship. The suffix Hammond was added later in manorial records though it refers to the family who owned the estate at the time of the Domesday survey.
DistrictAylesbury Vale
Post townMILTON KEYNES
Administrative CountyBuckinghamshire
Traditional CountyBuckinghamshire
OS GridSP8829
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
Population849
 

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

Stoke Hammond, par. and vil., on NE. border of Bucks - par., 1566 ac., pop. 365; vil., 2½ miles S. of Bletchley; P.O.; StokeHouse and Stoke Lodge are seats.

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