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Longworth, Oxfordshire

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Longworth, Oxfordshire

Longworth is a village and civil parish about 7 miles west of Abingdon-on-Thames and a similar distance east of Faringdon and south of Witney. It is located in the historic county of Berkshire, however, since 1974 for administration purposes the village is located in the Vale of White Horse district of Oxfordshire. Forthcoming boundary changes will add the hamlet of Newbridge to the parish of Longworth.
DistrictVale of White Horse
Post townAbingdon
Administrative CountyOxfordshire
Traditional CountyBerkshire
OS GridSU3999
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 code01865
Population848 (2001 census)
 

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

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

Longworth.-- par., township, and vil., in NW. of Berks, 7 miles NE. of Faringdon - par., 4553 ac., pop. 1043; township, 2290 ac., pop. 596; P.O.

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