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Combe, West Berkshire

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Combe, West Berkshire

Combe is a village and civil parish in the English county of Berkshire. It is situated in the district of West Berkshire, on the top of the downs near Walbury Hill and Combe Gibbet, overlooking the village of Inkpen and the valley of the River Kennet. Before 1895, Combe was in Hampshire.
Post townHUNGERFORD
Administrative CountyWest Berkshire
Traditional CountyBerkshire
OS GridSU3760
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionSouth East
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityThames Valley
Fire and Rescue AuthorityRoyal Berkshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityRoyal Berkshire
Ambulance AuthoritySouth Central
Dialling code01488
Population38 (2001)
 

Other names by which Combe, West Berkshire has been known in the past

Coombe

Combe, West Berkshire in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Combe, or Coombe, par., N. Hants, on border of co., 6 miles SE. of Hungerford, 2212 ac., pop. 134; P.O.

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