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Avington, West Berkshire

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Avington, West Berkshire

Avington is a hamlet and former parish in the English county of Berkshire. Its nearest town is Hungerford, which lies approximately 2 miles west from the hamlet.
DistrictWest Berkshire
Post townHUNGERFORD
Administrative CountyWest Berkshire
Traditional CountyBerkshire
OS GridSU3768
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
 

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

Avintone

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

Avington.-- par., SW. Berks, on river Kennet, 2½ miles E. of Hungerford, 1185 ac., pop. 109.

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