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Kimpton, Hertfordshire

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Kimpton, Hertfordshire

Kimpton is a village, situated between the Mimram and Lea Valleys, about six miles south of Hitchin in Hertfordshire, England. It is approximately four miles from Harpenden and Luton. The civil parish of Kimpton contains the settlements of Kimpton (population 1396), Blackmore End (population 811) and Peters Green (population 84). It also includes isolated farmhouses reached by narrow, high-banked, winding roads.
Administrative CountyHertfordshire
Traditional CountyHertfordshire
OS GridTL1718
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionEastern
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityHertfordshire
 

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

Kamintone

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

Kimpton, par. and vil., Herts, 3 miles N. of Wheathampstead sta. and 7½ miles S. of Hitchin, 3677 ac., pop. 936; P.O.

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