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Farnborough, West Berkshire

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Farnborough, West Berkshire

Farnborough is a small village and civil parish in West Berkshire, amongst the Berkshire Downs north of Newbury, in the English county of Berkshire. The village is about 5 miles south of the Oxfordshire town of Wantage.
Post townWANTAGE
Administrative CountyWest Berkshire
Traditional CountyBerkshire
OS GridSU4381
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionSouth East
Police AuthorityThames Valley
Fire and Rescue AuthorityRoyal Berkshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityRoyal Berkshire
Ambulance AuthoritySouth Central
Dialling code01488
Population100 (2001)

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


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

Farnborough.-- par., Berks, 5 miles S. of Wantage, 1886 ac., pop. 187.

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