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Limbury, Luton

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Limbury, Luton

Limbury, or using the full name Limbury-cum-Biscot, was a civil parish in Bedfordshire before becoming part of Luton and has a long history dating back before the Norman conquest of England. At the end of the nineteenth century Limbury was a small hamlet approximately two miles from Luton, near Leagrave, at that time it consisted of just a few cottages and just two farms, today Limbury boasts a population of 7,540.
Post townLuton
Administrative CountyLuton
Traditional CountyBedfordshire
OS GridTL0624
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionEastern
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityBedfordshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityBedfordshire and Luton
Fire and Rescue AuthorityBedfordshire and Luton
Ambulance AuthorityEast of England
Dialling code01582
Population8,390
 

Other names by which Limbury, Luton has been known in the past

Limbury Cum Biscott

Limbury, Luton in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Limbury, hamlet, in par. and 3 miles NW. of Luton, Bedfordshire.

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