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Crowthorne, Wokingham

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Crowthorne
Population 6,711 (2001) OS grid reference SU841641 Civil parish Crowthorne District Bracknell Forest Shire county Berkshire Region South East Country England Sovereign state United Kingdom Post town CROWTHORNE Dialling code 01344 Police Fire Ambulance EU Parliament South East England UK Parliament Bracknell List of places UK England Crowthorne is a large village and civil parish in the Bracknell Forest district of south-eastern Berkshire. It has a population of 6,711. Crowthorne is best known for Broadmoor Hospital, one of three high-security psychiatric hospitals in England, which lies in the village.
DistrictBracknell Forest
Post townCROWTHORNE
Administrative CountyWokingham
Traditional CountyBerkshire
OS GridSU8464
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 code01344
Population6,711 (2001)
 

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

Crowthorne, eccl. dist. and vil., Sandhurst par., Berks -- dist., pop. 2219; vil., 2½ miles SE. of Wokingham sta.; P.O., T.O.

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