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Midgham, West Berkshire

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Midgham, West Berkshire

Midgham is a village and civil parish in the Kennet Valley about 2.5 miles east of Newbury, Berkshire. It has a population of 282. The village extends to the Berkshire Arms public house in the west, New Road Hill in the east, Midgham Marsh to the south of the A4 road and Midgham Green to the north. The other public house in Midgham is the Coach and Horses at the junction of Church Hill and the A4 road.
Post townREADING
Administrative CountyWest Berkshire
Traditional CountyBerkshire
OS GridSU5567
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionSouth East
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityThames Valley
Fire and Rescue AuthorityRoyal Berkshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityRoyal Berkshire
Ambulance AuthoritySouth Central
Dialling code0118
Population282 (2001)
 

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

Migeham

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

Midgham.-- township and vil.with ry. sta.,Thatcham par., Berks, on river Kennet and Kennet and Avon Canal, 6¼ miles E. of Newbury, 1436 ac., pop. 298; in vicinity of vil. is Midgham House, seat.

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