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Grove is a tiny village in the parish of Slapton, Buckinghamshire, England. It is on the border with Bedfordshire, just to the north of Mentmore. It is the size of some hamlets, but it is distinct as a village because it had its own parish church. The place name is fairly self-explanatory, as it means 'grove', or a copse of trees. It was recorded in the Domesday Book of 1086 as Grova, and was considered a separate village even then.
|OS Settlement Classification||Other settlement (village, hamlet etc)|
|Police Authority||Thames Valley|
Other names by which Grove, Buckinghamshire has been known in the past
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Grove, Buckinghamshire in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)
Grove, par., E. Bucks, 2 miles S. of Leighton Buzzard, 437 ac., pop. 17.
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