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Shingay, Cambridgeshire

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Shingay, Cambridgeshire

Shingay is a hamlet in the civil parish of Shingay cum Wendy in South Cambridgeshire, England around 5 miles north west of Royston.
DistrictSouth Cambridgeshire
Post townRoyston
Administrative CountyCambridgeshire
Traditional CountyCambridgeshire
OS GridTL3046
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Police AuthorityCambridgeshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityCambridgeshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityCambridgeshire
Ambulance AuthorityEast of England
Dialling code01223

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

Shengay ~ Thingay ~ Scelgei

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

Shingay, par., in SW. of Cambridgeshire, on river Cam, 5 miles NW. of Royston, 754 ac., pop. 90.

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