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Hexton, Hertfordshire

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Hexton, Hertfordshire

Hexton is a small village and civil parish about six miles (10 km) west of Hitchin in Hertfordshire, England.
DistrictNorth Hertfordshire
Post townHITCHIN
Administrative CountyHertfordshire
Traditional CountyHertfordshire
OS GridTL1030
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionEastern
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityHertfordshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityHertfordshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityHertfordshire
Ambulance AuthorityEast of England
Dialling code01582
Population(2001)
 

Other names by which Hexton, Hertfordshire has been known in the past

Hegastanestone ~ Hegaestanestone ~ Hegestanestone

Hexton, Hertfordshire in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Hexton, par. and vil., NW. Herts, 5½ miles NW. of Hitchin, 1485 ac., pop. 200; in vicinity is the seat of Hexton House.

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