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Bow Brickhill, Milton Keynes

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Bow Brickhill, Milton Keynes

Bow Brickhill is a village and civil parish in the Borough of Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire, England. It is a short distance south east of Milton Keynes itself. The village name is a combination of Brythonic and Old English words for 'hill' . The prefix 'Bow' comes from an Anglo Saxon personal name, Bolla. The various names of the village given in historic records were Brichelle (11th century); Brichull (12th century); Bolle Brichulle, Bellebrikhulle (13th century).
Post townMilton Keynes
Administrative CountyMilton Keynes
Traditional CountyBuckinghamshire
OS GridSP9034
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionSouth East
Police AuthorityThames Valley
Fire and Rescue AuthorityBuckinghamshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityBuckinghamshire
Ambulance AuthoritySouth Central
Dialling code01908

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

Brickhill ~ Brickhill Bow

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

Brickhill, Bow, par. and vil., NE. Bucks, 2 miles E. of Fenny Stratford, 1848 ac., pop. 460.

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