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Eastrea, Cambridgeshire

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Eastrea, Cambridgeshire

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.
Administrative CountyCambridgeshire
Traditional CountyCambridgeshire
OS GridTL2997
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionEastern
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityCambridgeshire
Dialling code01733
 

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

Eastrea, vil., 2 m. E. of Whittlesey, Cambridgeshire.

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