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Horton, Buckinghamshire

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Horton, Buckinghamshire

Horton is a hamlet in the parish of Ivinghoe, in Buckinghamshire, England. The name Horton is a common one in England, meaning "dirty or muddy farm". Although in the parish of Ivinghoe, the hamlet is nearer to Cheddington with its shops and churches, so that is the main village to which most residents of Horton feel most attached. The hamlet of Horton was held after the Norman Conquest by the de Brocas family.
Administrative CountyBuckinghamshire
Traditional CountyBuckinghamshire
OS GridSP9219
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionSouth East
Police AuthorityThames Valley

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

Horton, hamlet, Edlesborough and Ivinghoe pars., Bucks, 2 miles NW. of Ivinghoe.

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