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Ashdon, Essex

Ashdon, is a village and civil parish in Essex, England. It is located about 6 km northeast of Saffron Walden and is 37 km northwest from the county town of Chelmsford. The village is in the district of Uttlesford and the parliamentary constituency of Saffron Walden. The village has its own Parish Council.
DistrictUttlesford
Post townSAFFRON WALDEN
Administrative CountyEssex
Traditional CountyEssex
OS GridTL5842
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionEastern
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityEssex
Fire and Rescue AuthorityEssex
Fire and Rescue AuthorityEssex
Ambulance AuthorityEast of England
Dialling code01799
Populationc. 792
 

Other names by which Ashdon, Essex has been known in the past

Ascenduna

Ashdon, Essex in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Ashdon, par., civ. par., vil., and seat, NW. Essex, 3½ miles NE. of Saffron Walden -- par., 5020 ac., pop. 1030; civ. par., 3779 ac., pop. 830; P.O.

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