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Chalfont St Giles, Buckinghamshire

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Chalfont St Giles, Buckinghamshire

Chalfont St Giles is a town and civil parish within Chiltern district in south east Buckinghamshire, England, on the edge of the Chilterns, 25 miles from London, and near Seer Green, Jordans, Chalfont St Peter, Little Chalfont and Amersham. Chalfont means chalk spring, in reference to the water carrying capacities of the local terrain. The village has a duck pond that is fed by River Misbourne.
DistrictChiltern
Post townChalfont St Giles
Administrative CountyBuckinghamshire
Traditional CountyBuckinghamshire
OS GridSU9893
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 code01494
Population6,696
 

Chalfont St Giles, Buckinghamshire in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Chalfont St Giles, par. and vil., S. Bucks, 3 miles SE. of Amersham, 3726 ac., pop. 1264; P.O., T.O.

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