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Blewbury, Oxfordshire

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Blewbury, Oxfordshire

Blewbury is a village and civil parish at the foot of the Berkshire Downs about 2.5 miles south of Didcot. It was part of Berkshire until the 1974 boundary changes transferred it to Oxfordshire.
DistrictVale of White Horse
Post townDidcot
Administrative CountyOxfordshire
Traditional CountyBerkshire
OS GridSU5385
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
Population1,528 (2001 census)
 

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

Blewberry ~ Blidberie

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

Blewbury, par. and vil., mid. Berks, 3½ miles S. of Didcot, 4246 ac., pop. 746; P.O.

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