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Little Thetford, Cambridgeshire

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Little Thetford, Cambridgeshire

Little Thetford /ˈθɛtfɔrd/ is a small village and civil parish 3 miles south of Ely in Cambridgeshire, England, about 76 miles by road from London. The village is built on a boulder clay island surrounded by flat fenland countryside, typical of settlements in this part of the East of England. During the Mesolithic era, the fenland basin was mostly dry and forested, although subject to salt and fresh water incursions.
DistrictEast Cambridgeshire
Post townELY
Administrative CountyCambridgeshire
Traditional CountyCambridgeshire
OS GridTL5376
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionEastern
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityCambridgeshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityCambridgeshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityCambridgeshire
Ambulance AuthorityEast of England
Dialling code01353
Population693 (2001)
 

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

Liteltetford

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