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East Hanney, Oxfordshire

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East Hanney, Oxfordshire

East Hanney is a village and civil parish on Letcombe Brook about 3 miles north of Wantage. Historically East and West 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 GridSU4193
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
Population796 (2001 census)

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

Hanney ~ Hanney East

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

East Hanney, 6 miles SW. of Abingdon, Berks; P.O. See HANNEY, EAST.

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