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Little Brickhill, Milton Keynes

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Little Brickhill, Milton Keynes

Little Brickhill is a village and civil parish in the Borough of Milton Keynes and ceremonial county of Buckinghamshire, England. It is just outside and overlooking Milton Keynes itself, two and a half miles west of Woburn in Bedfordshire. The village name 'Brickhill' is a compound of Brythonic and Old English words that have the same meaning: a common occurrence in this part of the country. The Brythonic word 'breg' means 'hill', as does the Old English word 'hyll'.
Administrative CountyMilton Keynes
Traditional CountyBuckinghamshire
OS GridSP9032
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionSouth East
Police AuthorityThames Valley
Fire and Rescue AuthorityBuckinghamshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityBuckinghamshire
Ambulance AuthoritySouth Central
Dialling code01525

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

Brickhill ~ Brickhill Little

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

Brickhill, Little, par., NE. Bucks, 2 miles SE. of Fenny Stratford, 1367 ac., pop. 241.

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