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Caddington, Central Bedfordshire

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Caddington, Central Bedfordshire

Caddington is a village and civil parish in the Central Bedfordshire district of Bedfordshire, England. It is between the Dunstable/Luton urban area (to the north), and Hertfordshire (to the south). The western border of the parish is Watling Street, to the west of which is Kensworth. The northern and eastern border are generally formed by the railway line and the M1. To the south-east of the parish is the parish of Slip End, and to the south is Markyate, in Hertfordshire.
Post townLUTON
Administrative CountyCentral Bedfordshire
Traditional CountyBedfordshire / Hertfordshire
OS GridTL0619
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Police AuthorityBedfordshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityBedfordshire and Luton
Fire and Rescue AuthorityBedfordshire and Luton
Ambulance AuthorityEast of England
Population3,846 (Google Earth)

Other names by which Caddington, Central Bedfordshire has been known in the past


Caddington, Central Bedfordshire in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Caddington, par., in Bedfordshire and Herts, 2 miles SW. of Luton, 4603 ac., pop. 2204; P.O. The seat of Caddington Hall is in Herts.

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