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Wasing, West Berkshire

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Wasing, West Berkshire

Wasing is a small village and civil parish in Berkshire, England. It is situated in the West Berkshire district, near to the Berkshire-Hampshire border approximately 7.5 miles south east of Newbury, its post town. Other places located close by include Aldermaston and Brimpton. The village is situated near the River Enborne. The area largely consists of the Wasing Estate which was purchased in 1759 by the London nautical publisher John Mount.
Administrative CountyWest Berkshire
Traditional CountyBerkshire
OS GridSU5764
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionSouth East
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityThames Valley
 

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

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

Wasing, par., Berks, in S. of co., 5 miles NE. of Kingsclere, 690 ac., pop. 80; contains Wasing House, seat.

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