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West Lockinge, Oxfordshire

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West Lockinge, Oxfordshire

West Lockinge is a village in Ardington and Lockinge civil parish, about 1.5 miles east of Wantage. It was part of Berkshire until the 1974 local authority boundary changes transferred the Vale of White Horse to Oxfordshire.
DistrictVale of White Horse
Post townWantage
Administrative CountyOxfordshire
Traditional CountyBerkshire
OS GridSU4287
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
Population179 (parish, including East Lockinge) (2001 census)

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

Lockinge ~ Lockinge West

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

Lockinge, West, township, Wantage par., Berks, in NW. of co., adjacent to East Lockinge, 864 ac., pop. 80.

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