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Marcham, Oxfordshire

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Marcham, Oxfordshire

Marcham is a village and civil parish about 2 miles west of Abingdon, Oxfordshire. It was part of Berkshire until the 1974 boundary changes transferred it to Oxfordshire.
DistrictVale of White Horse
Post townAbingdon
Administrative CountyOxfordshire
Traditional CountyBerkshire
OS GridSU4596
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionSouth East
Police AuthorityThames Valley
Fire and Rescue AuthorityOxfordshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityOxfordshire
Ambulance AuthoritySouth Central
Dialling code01865
Population1,811 (2001 census)

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

Marsham ~ Mercha

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

Marcham, par., township, and vil., Berks - par., 4940 ac., pop. 1128; township, pop. 786; vil., 2½ miles W. of Abingdon; P.O.; near vil. is Marcham Park, seat.

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