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Leckford, Hampshire

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Leckford, Hampshire

Leckford is a village and civil parish in Hampshire, England. It lies on the eastern bank of the River Test just to the south of its confluence with the River Anton, to the east of Longstock and south of Chilbolton. The parish has a population of around 136. The parish church, St Nicholas's has a 13th century core, rebuilt in the 16th century and much restored since. Leckford was on the Andover Canal which later became the Andover and Redbridge Railway, but did not have a station.
DistrictTest Valley
Post townSTOCKBRIDGE
Administrative CountyHampshire
Traditional CountyHampshire
OS GridSU3737
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionSouth East
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityHampshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityHampshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityHampshire
Ambulance AuthoritySouth Central
Dialling code01264
Population136
 

Other names by which Leckford, Hampshire has been known in the past

Lecford ~ Lechtford

Leckford, Hampshire in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Leckford, par. and vil., Hants, on river Test, 2 miles NE. of Stockbridge, 2267 ac. (32 water), pop. 288; P.O.

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