Beedon

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Coordinates: 51°28′59″N 1°18′11″W / 51.483°N 1.303°W / 51.483; -1.303

Beedon
St Nicholas, Beedon - geograph.org.uk - 34263.jpg
Saint Nicholas Church
Beedon is located in Berkshire
Beedon
Beedon
 Beedon shown within Berkshire
Population 393 (2001 census)[1]
OS grid reference SU4878
Civil parish Beedon
Unitary authority West Berkshire
Ceremonial county Berkshire
Region South East
Country England
Sovereign state United Kingdom
Post town Newbury
Postcode district RG20
Dialling code 01635
Police Thames Valley
Fire Royal Berkshire
Ambulance South Central
EU Parliament South East England
UK Parliament Newbury
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Beedon is a village and civil parish about 6.5 miles (10.5 km) north of Newbury in West Berkshire, England. The village is just west of the A34 road.

Manor house[edit]

Beedon manor house was built early in the 18th century.[2]

Church[edit]

The Church of England parish church of Saint Nicholas was built in about 1220.[3]

Transport[edit]

From 18 February 2013, Beedon is served by Newbury and District bus services 6 and 6A from Newbury.[4]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Area selected: West Berkshire (Unitary Authority)". Neighbourhood Statistics: Full Dataset View. Office for National Statistics. Retrieved 25 July 2010. 
  2. ^ Pevsner, Nikolaus (1966). The Buildings of England: Berkshire. Harmondsworth: Penguin Books. p. 85. 
  3. ^ Page, William; Ditchfield, P.H., eds. (1924). Victoria County History: A History of the County of Berkshire, Volume 4. pp. 40–43. 
  4. ^ http://www.newburyanddistrict.co.uk/pdf/jan13/connect-service-6-and-6A-%28effective-from-18-Feb-2013%29.pdf

External links[edit]

Media related to Beedon at Wikimedia Commons