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Garford, Oxfordshire

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Garford, Oxfordshire

Garford is a village and civil parish about 4 miles west of Abingdon. It was part of Berkshire until the 1974 boundary changes transferred it to Oxfordshire. The parish is bounded by the River Ock to the north, by two tributaries of the Ock to the south (Childrey Brook and Nor Brook), and by field boundaries and the road between Kingston Bagpuize and West Hanney to the west.
DistrictVale of White Horse
Post townAbingdon
Administrative CountyOxfordshire
Traditional CountyBerkshire
OS GridSU4296
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 code01235
Population142 (2001 census)
 

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

Wareford

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

Garford, township, Marcham par., Berks, on river Ock, 4½ miles SW. of Abingdon, 1055 ac., pop. 164.

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