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Northchurch, Hertfordshire

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Northchurch, Hertfordshire

Northchurch is a village and civil parish in the Bulbourne valley in Hertfordshire lying between Berkhamsted and Tring. Situated on the Roman road Akeman Street, a major Roman villa dating from about AD 60 was discovered in the village in the 1970s. The settlement predates the neighbouring larger town of Berkhamsted .
Administrative CountyHertfordshire
Traditional CountyHertfordshire
OS GridSP9708
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Police AuthorityHertfordshire

Other names by which Northchurch, Hertfordshire has been known in the past

Berkhampstead St Mary ~ St Mary Berkhampstead

Northchurch, Hertfordshire in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Northchurch, (or St Mary Berkhampstead), par. and vil., Herts - par. (partly in town of Berkhampstead), 3908 ac., pop. 2135; vil., 1½ mile NW. of Berkhampstead; P.O.

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