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Sawbridgeworth, Hertfordshire

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Sawbridgeworth, Hertfordshire

Sawbridgeworth is a small, mainly residential, town and also a civil parish in Hertfordshire, England.
DistrictEast Hertfordshire
Post townSAWBRIDGEWORTH
Administrative CountyHertfordshire
Traditional CountyHertfordshire
OS GridTL4815
OS Settlement ClassificationTown
RegionEastern
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityHertfordshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityHertfordshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityHertfordshire
Ambulance AuthorityEast of England
Dialling code01279
Population8,400 (2005 est.)
 

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

Sabridgworth ~ Sabrixteworde

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

Sawbridgeworth, town and par. with ry. sta., Herts, in E. of co., on river Stort, 4 miles S. of Bishop Stortford - par., 6639 ac., pop. 3049; town, pop. 2173; P.O., T.O., 1 Bank. A considerable trade in malt is carried on; in vicinity are extensive nursery grounds. There is an endowed school.

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