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Papworth Everard, Cambridgeshire

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Papworth Everard, Cambridgeshire

Papworth Everard is a village in Cambridgeshire, England. It lies ten miles west of Cambridge and six miles south of Huntingdon, having along its centre Ermine Street, the old North Road, the Roman highway that for centuries served as a major artery from London to York, which is now the A1198. A bypass now means that most traffic can avoid Ermine Street, and it is comprehensively traffic-calmed.
DistrictSouth Cambridgeshire
Post townCAMBRIDGE
Administrative CountyCambridgeshire
Traditional CountyCambridgeshire
OS GridTL2863
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionEastern
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityCambridgeshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityCambridgeshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityCambridgeshire
Ambulance AuthorityEast of England
Dialling code01480
 

Other names by which Papworth Everard, Cambridgeshire has been known in the past

Papworth St Everard

Papworth Everard, Cambridgeshire in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Papworth St Everard, par., in SW. of Cambridgeshire, 3 miles NW. of Caxton, 1096 ac., pop. 126; P.O.; contains Papworth Hall, seat.

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