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Little Marlow, Buckinghamshire

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Little Marlow, Buckinghamshire

Little Marlow is a village and civil parish in Buckinghamshire, England. It is on the north bank of the River Thames, about a mile east of Marlow. The toponym "Marlow" is derived from the Old English for "land remaining after the draining of a pool". In 1015 it was recorded as Merelafan. Hamlets in the parish of Little Marlow include Coldmoorholme, Fern, Handy Cross, Sheepridge, and Winchbottom.
DistrictWycombe
Post townMarlow
Administrative CountyBuckinghamshire
Traditional CountyBuckinghamshire
OS GridSU8788
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionSouth East
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityThames Valley
Fire and Rescue AuthorityBuckinghamshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityBuckinghamshire
Ambulance AuthoritySouth Central
Dialling code01628
Population1,331
 

Other names by which Little Marlow, Buckinghamshire has been known in the past

Marlow ~ Marlow Little

Little Marlow, Buckinghamshire in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Marlow, Little, par. and vil., Bucks, 2 miles NE. of Great Marlow, 3328 ac., pop. 976; P.O.

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