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Odsey, Cambridgeshire

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Odsey, Cambridgeshire

Odsey is a hamlet in Cambridgeshire close to the border with Hertfordshire near the town of Baldock. It contains a hotel and has a main line railway station with direct train links to Cambridge and London. It is situated in the parish of Steeple Morden. The original "Hundred of Odsey" was named after the village. The village was more important in the past than it is today, as an stop on the Icknield Way.
Administrative CountyCambridgeshire
Traditional CountyCambridgeshire
OS GridTL2938
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Police AuthorityCambridgeshire

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

Odsey, hundred, Herts, in N. of co., adjacent to Cambridgeshire, 32,068 ac., pop. 7296; contains 15 pars, and part of Boyston.

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