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Eastrea is a small hamlet in Cambridgeshire, located on the A605 between Whittlesey and Coates. The site has been inhabited since Roman times. There was once a church in the village, lost in the 18th century, as well as a chapel which still stands today, albeit converted for commercial use. The first official wedding there took place on 27 September 1927. The village also had a railway station from 1845 until 1866, as well as a shop which closed in the 1980s.
|OS Settlement Classification||Other settlement (village, hamlet etc)|
Eastrea, Cambridgeshire in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)
Eastrea, vil., 2 m. E. of Whittlesey, Cambridgeshire.
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