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Baulking, Oxfordshire

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Baulking, Oxfordshire

Baulking or Balking is a village and civil parish about 3.5 miles southeast of Faringdon in the Vale of White Horse district of Oxfordshire. It was part of Berkshire until the 1974 Boundary Changes transferred it to Oxfordshire. The parish is bounded to the north and north-west by the River Ock, to the south by its tributary Stutfield Brook and to the east by field boundaries.
DistrictVale of White Horse
Post townFaringdon
Administrative CountyOxfordshire
Traditional CountyBerkshire
OS GridSU3190
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionSouth East
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityThames Valley
Fire and Rescue AuthorityOxfordshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityOxfordshire
Ambulance AuthoritySouth Central
Dialling code01367
Population117 (2001 census)
 

Other names by which Baulking, Oxfordshire has been known in the past

Balking

Baulking, Oxfordshire in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Balking, township, Uffington par., NW. Berks, 3 miles NW. of Faringdon, 1473 ac., pop. 169.

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