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Long Newnton, Gloucestershire

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Long Newnton, Gloucestershire

Long Newnton is a small village and civil parish in Gloucestershire, England, situated on the main road (B4014) between Malmesbury and Tetbury. In 2010 its population was estimated to be 199. The hamlet has no shops just a church and between 30 and 60 houses. Approximately an hour from Bristol, Bath, Gloucester and Oxford so the nearest big towns or small cities are Cheltenham and Swindon. It is now one of the only hamlets in Gloucestershire that farms Highland cows.
Administrative CountyGloucestershire
Traditional CountyWiltshire
OS GridST9092
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionSouth West
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityGloucestershire
 

Other names by which Long Newnton, Gloucestershire has been known in the past

Newantune ~ Newnton ~ Newnton Long

Long Newnton, Gloucestershire in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Newnton, Long, par., on NW. border of Wilts, 6½ miles SW. of Tetbury Road sta., 2289 ac., pop. 291; P.O.; contains the seat of Newnton Priory.

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