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Tilehurst, Reading

Tilehurst is a suburb of the town of Reading in the English county of Berkshire. It lies to the west of the centre of Reading, and extends from the River Thames in the north to the A4 road in the south. The suburb is partly within the boundaries of Reading and partly in the district of West Berkshire. The part within West Berkshire forms part of the civil parish of Tilehurst, which also includes the northern part of Calcot and a small rural area west of the suburb.
Post townREADING
Administrative CountyReading
Traditional CountyBerkshire
OS GridSU6673
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 code0118
Population14,683 United Kingdom Census 2001

Tilehurst, Reading in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Tilehurst, par. and vil. with ry. sta., Berks, 2½ miles W. of Reading, 5259 ac., pop. 4408; P.O.

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