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Boxford, West Berkshire

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Boxford, West Berkshire

Boxford is a village and civil parish in the unitary authority of West Berkshire, part of Berkshire in England. The village is on the east bank of the River Lambourn, about 4 miles northwest of Newbury but south of the M4 motorway. The associated hamlet of Westbrook is on the opposite bank of the river.
Post townNewbury
Administrative CountyWest Berkshire
Traditional CountyBerkshire
OS GridSU4271
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
Population466 (2001 census)
 

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

Bochesorne

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

Boxford.-- par. and vil., SW. Berks., 4½ miles NW. of Newbury, 2819 ac., pop. 568; P.O.

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