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Eyeworth, Central Bedfordshire

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Eyeworth, Central Bedfordshire

Eyeworth (also Eyworth) is a village and civil parish located in east Bedfordshire, England, around 5 miles north east of Biggleswade. It is now part of the parish of Sutton and Eyeworth which had a combined population of 385 in 2001, of which 86 were estimated to be part of Eyeworth itself. Despite its small size Eyeworth is mentioned in the Domesday Book. The majority of the houses are Victorian, though the seventeenth century Church Farm still remains.
Post townBIGGLESWADE
Administrative CountyCentral Bedfordshire
Traditional CountyBedfordshire
OS GridTL2445
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
Dialling code01767
 

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

Eyworth ~ Aieuuorde

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

Eyworth, par., E. Bedfordshire, 4 miles NE. of Biggleswade, 1229 ac., pop. 170.

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