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Great Munden, Hertfordshire

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Great Munden, Hertfordshire

Great Munden is a village and civil parish in Hertfordshire, England. The parish, in the district of East Hertfordshire, spans 3,758 acres, of which 1,895.75 acres are arable land, 927.5 acres are permanent grass and 97 acres are wood. It has a population of 477 and is situated 6 miles north of the town of Ware. The village includes the church of St Nicholas, Munden Bury, and a rectory that includes the remains of a moat. Other settlements in the parish include Nasty and Levens Green.
Administrative CountyHertfordshire
Traditional CountyHertfordshire
OS GridTL3524
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionEastern
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityHertfordshire
 

Other names by which Great Munden, Hertfordshire has been known in the past

Munden ~ Munden Great

Great Munden, Hertfordshire in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Munden, Great, par., Herts, 6 ½ miles N. of Ware, 3402 ac., pop. 439; Rownea Nunnery was founded here in time of Henry II.

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