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Bendish, Hertfordshire

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Bendish, Hertfordshire

Bendish is a hamlet located in the parish of St Paul's Walden in Hertfordshire. In the 18th century, Bendish was a small town. It is about 3 miles east of Luton, 5 miles south of Hitchin and 4.5 miles north of Harpenden. Many services such as the grocers, the 3 pubs and the Church have all closed. Bendish is not a nucleated Hamlet, due to the effects of rural to urban migration through the unemployment of residents as of the result of mechanisation.
DistrictNorth Hertfordshire
Post townHITCHIN
Administrative CountyHertfordshire
Traditional CountyHertfordshire
OS GridTL1621
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionEastern
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityHertfordshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityHertfordshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityHertfordshire
Ambulance AuthorityEast of England
Dialling code01438
Population57
 

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

Benedis

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