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Bluntisham, Cambridgeshire

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Bluntisham, Cambridgeshire

Bluntisham (also known as Bluntisham-cum-Earith Bluntersham 10th–13th century; Blondesham 14th century; Bluntysham, Bluntsome, Blunsham 16th century) is a village in the Huntingdonshire district of Cambridgeshire), England. It is near Earith (Herhythe, Herhethe 12th century; Herethe, Erehethe, Erhuth 14th century; Earette, Earythe 16th century) east of St Ives. The Prime Meridian passes through the western edge of Bluntisham.
Administrative CountyCambridgeshire
Traditional CountyHuntingdonshire
OS GridTL3674
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Police AuthorityCambridgeshire

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

Bluntisham Cum Earith ~ Bluntesham

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

Bluntisham cum Earith, par. and ry. sta. (Bluntisham), E. Huntingdonshire, on river Ouse, 4½ m. NE. of St Ives, 3423 ac., pop. 1085; P.O. callcd Bluntisham.

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