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Shinfield, Wokingham

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Shinfield, Wokingham

Shinfield is a village and civil parish in the English county of Berkshire, just south of Reading. It contains 4,313 acres and is administered by the unitary authority of Wokingham District.
Post townReading
Administrative CountyWokingham
Traditional CountyBerkshire
OS GridSU7368
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
Population8,136 (2001)

Other names by which Shinfield, Wokingham has been known in the past


Shinfield, Wokingham in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Shinfield, par. and vil., Berks, in S. of co.- par., 4567 ac., pop. 1277; vil., 3½ miles S. of Reading; P.O.; Shinfield Manor House and Shinfield Lodge are seats.

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