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Charlton, Hertfordshire

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Charlton, Hertfordshire

Charlton is a hamlet in Hertfordshire, England, close to the town of Hitchin but retaining its separate identity. It has a population of less than fifty. The manor of Charlton is mentioned in the Domesday Book as belonging to Ilbert of Hitchin. It later came into the possession of the Knights Templars, and then by the Knights Hospitallers with the manor of Temple Dinsley until the suppression of the latter order.
Administrative CountyHertfordshire
Traditional CountyHertfordshire
OS GridTL1728
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Police AuthorityHertfordshire

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