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Pertenhall, Bedford

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Pertenhall, Bedford

Pertenhall is a small village and civil parish located in Bedfordshire, close to the borders of Cambridgeshire and Northamptonshire. Its parish council is a Quality Parish Council. It has recently published its Parish Plan which is available on the website The name derives from Peters Hill (allegedly) based on the Hill by St Peters Church. The parish of Pertenhall & Swineshead is part of the Stodden Hundred.
Post townBEDFORD
Administrative CountyBedford
Traditional CountyBedfordshire
OS GridTL0865
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
Dialling code01480

Other names by which Pertenhall, Bedford has been known in the past

Pertonhall ~ Partenhale

Pertenhall, Bedford in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Pertonhall, par. and vil., Bedfordshire, in N. of co., near Huntingdonshire border - par., 1533 ac., pop. 337; vil., 2 miles SW. of Kimbolton; P.O.

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