Egypt, Buckinghamshire

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Coordinates: 51°33′49″N 0°36′54″W / 51.563706°N 0.615106°W / 51.563706; -0.615106

Egypt
Egypt is located in Buckinghamshire
Egypt
Egypt
 Egypt shown within Buckinghamshire
Civil parish Farnham Royal
District South Bucks
Shire county Buckinghamshire
Region South East
Country England
Sovereign state United Kingdom
Post town SLOUGH
Postcode district SL2
Dialling code 01753
Police Thames Valley
Fire Buckinghamshire
Ambulance South Central
EU Parliament South East England
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Egypt is a hamlet in the South Bucks district of Buckinghamshire, England. It is located within Farnham Royal civil parish, just to the north of Farnham Common, and on the edge of Burnham Beeches.

It is thought that the hamlet was so named because it was a common settling point for Gypsies, as it was once thought that Gypsies came from Egypt.[original research?]