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Madingley, Cambridgeshire

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Madingley, Cambridgeshire

Madingley is a village near Coton and Dry Drayton on the western outskirts of Cambridge in the United Kingdom. Known as Madingelei in the Domesday Book, the village's name means "Woodland clearing of the family or followers of a man called Mada".
DistrictSouth Cambridgeshire
Post townCAMBRIDGE
Administrative CountyCambridgeshire
Traditional CountyCambridgeshire
OS GridTL3960
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionEastern
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityCambridgeshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityCambridgeshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityCambridgeshire
Ambulance AuthorityEast of England
Dialling code01954
Population206 (2001)
 

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

Madingelei ~ Madinglei

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

Madingley, par., in co. and 5 m. NW. of Cambridge, 1763 ac., pop. 236; contains Madingley Hall, seat.

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