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Jordans, Buckinghamshire

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Jordans, Buckinghamshire

Jordans is a village located in Chalfont St Giles parish in Buckinghamshire, England. Jordans is a notable centre for Quakerism. The village is the burial place of William Penn, founder of the Province of Pennsylvania, making it a popular tourist attraction with Americans. Jordans is also the location of the Mayflower Barn, made from the timbers of a ship, which some sources have claimed came from the Mayflower.
Administrative CountyBuckinghamshire
Traditional CountyBuckinghamshire
OS GridSU9791
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionSouth East
Police AuthorityThames Valley
Fire and Rescue AuthorityBuckinghamshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityBuckinghamshire
Ambulance AuthoritySouth Central
Dialling code01494

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