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Farndish, Bedford

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Farndish, Bedford

Farndish is a very small and rural village in northwest Bedfordshire, located about 500 metres east of the county border with Northamptonshire which is also the postal county. The village is near the Northamptonshire villages of Irchester and Wollaston and the Bedfordshire village of Wymington. The name Farndish means fern-clad pasture.
Administrative CountyBedford
Traditional CountyBedfordshire
OS GridSP9263
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Police AuthorityBedfordshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityBedfordshire and Luton
Fire and Rescue AuthorityBedfordshire and Luton
Ambulance AuthorityEast of England
Dialling code01933
Population40 (2001)

Other names by which Farndish, Bedford has been known in the past


Farndish, Bedford in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Farndish, par., on NW. border of Bedfordshire, 3½ miles SW. of Higham Ferrers, 810 ac., pop. 72.

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