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Edworth, Central Bedfordshire

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Edworth, Central Bedfordshire

Edworth is a village and civil parish located in the English county of Bedfordshire. It sits just off the Great North Road (A1) between Baldock and Biggleswade. Edworth lies close to the county border and to the village of Hinxworth. There are fewer than one hundred inhabitants in the village. The village contains the small St. George's Church.
Post townbiggleswade
Administrative CountyCentral Bedfordshire
Traditional CountyBedfordshire
OS GridTL2241
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionEastern
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityBedfordshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityBedfordshire and Luton
Fire and Rescue AuthorityBedfordshire and Luton
Ambulance AuthorityEast of England
 

Other names by which Edworth, Central Bedfordshire has been known in the past

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

Edworth, par., on E. border of Bedfordshire, 3½ miles SE. of Biggleswade, 1099 ac., pop. 112.

Edworth, Central Bedfordshire in "A Topographical Dictionary of England" edited by Samuel Lewis (1848)

EDWORTH (St. George), a parish, in the union and hundred of Biggleswade, county of Bedford, 3¾ miles (S. E. by S.) from Biggleswade; containing 105 inhabitants. The living is a rectory, valued in the king's books at £15. 16. 3., and in the gift of W. Hall, Esq.: the tithes have been commuted for £240, and the glebe comprises 8 acres.

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