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West Hanney, Oxfordshire

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West Hanney, Oxfordshire

West Hanney is a village and civil parish about 3 miles north of Wantage. Historically West and East Hanney were formerly a single ecclesiastical parish of Hanney. East Hanney was part of Berkshire until the 1974 boundary changes transferred the Vale of White Horse to Oxfordshire.
DistrictVale of White Horse
Post townAbingdon
Administrative CountyOxfordshire
Traditional CountyBerkshire
OS GridSU4092
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionSouth East
Police AuthorityThames Valley
Fire and Rescue AuthorityOxfordshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityOxfordshire
Ambulance AuthoritySouth Central
Dialling code01235
Population496 (2001 census)

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

Hanney ~ Hanney West

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

Hanney, par., NW. Berks, 3 miles NE. of Wantage, 3503 ac., pop. 995; contains the townships of East Hanney, 2120ac., pop. 493; P.O.; and West Hanney, 1383 ac., pop. 369; P.O.

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