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Thriplow, Cambridgeshire

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Thriplow, Cambridgeshire

Thriplow is a village in Cambridgeshire, England, 8 miles south of Cambridge. The village also gives its name to a former Cambridgeshire hundred.
DistrictSouth Cambridgeshire
Post townROYSTON
Administrative CountyCambridgeshire
Traditional CountyCambridgeshire
OS GridTL4346
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Police AuthorityCambridgeshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityCambridgeshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityCambridgeshire
Ambulance AuthorityEast of England
Dialling code01763

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

Triplow ~ Trepeslai ~ Trepeslau

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

Thriplow, par., Cambridgeshire, 7 miles NE. of Royston, 2489 ac., pop. 463; P.O.; Thriplow Heath was the rendezvous of the army under Fairfax and Cromwell in July 1647.

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