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Blunham, Central Bedfordshire

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Blunham, Central Bedfordshire

Blunham is a village and civil parish in the Central Bedfordshire district of Bedfordshire, England, about eight miles east of Bedford. The village is just off the A1 road, near Great Barford and Sandy, and is near the confluence of the River Ivel with the River Great Ouse. The village also lies on Route 51 of the National Cycle Network.
Post townBEDFORD
Administrative CountyCentral Bedfordshire
Traditional CountyBedfordshire
OS GridTL1551
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 code01767
Population926 (2001 census)

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

Blunham, par. and vil. with ry. sta., in E. of co. and 6 miles E. of Bedford, on river Ivel, 3300 ac., pop. 620; P.O.; contains Blunham House.

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