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Sherington, Milton Keynes

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Sherington, Milton Keynes

Sherington is a village and civil parish in the Borough of Milton Keynes and ceremonial county of Buckinghamshire, England. It is located just north west of Newport Pagnell, by the A509. The village name is an Old English language word, and means 'Scira's estate'. In the Domesday Book of 1086 the village was recorded as Serintone. The parish church is dedicated to Saint Laud. The village is twinned with Sameon in France.
Post townNEWPORT PAGNELL
Administrative CountyMilton Keynes
Traditional CountyBuckinghamshire
OS GridSP8846
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 code01908
 

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

Seritone ~ Sherrington ~ Serintone

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

Sherrington.-- (or Sherington), par. and vil., Bucks, in NE. of co.- par., 1805 ac., pop. 604; vil., 2 miles NE. of Newport Pagnell; P.O.

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