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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)
RegionEastern
CountryEngland
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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