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Lidlington, Central Bedfordshire

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Lidlington, Central Bedfordshire

Lidlington is a small village and civil parish in Central Bedfordshire, England surrounded by farmland, in the Marston Vale. The hamlets of Boughton End and Thrupp End are also part of the parish. The village has an unusual Gothic style church built by the Duke of Bedford in 1845 and a thatched pub on its High Street. Lidlington is set on the Southern part of the vale's 'basin'.
Post townbedford
Administrative CountyCentral Bedfordshire
Traditional CountyBedfordshire
OS GridSP9839
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionEastern
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityBedfordshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityBedfordshire and Luton
Fire and Rescue AuthorityBedfordshire and Luton
Ambulance AuthorityEast of England
Dialling code01525
Population1,145 (2001)
 

Other names by which Lidlington, Central Bedfordshire has been known in the past

Litinclitone

Lidlington, Central Bedfordshire in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Lidlington, par. and vil. with ry. sta., in co. and 9¾ miles SW. of Bedford, 2520 ac., pop. 657; P.O.

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