Aperfield

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Aperfield
The Aperfield Cedar - geograph.org.uk - 224134.jpg
The Aperfield Cedar
Aperfield is located in Greater London
Aperfield
Aperfield
Aperfield shown within Greater London
OS grid referenceTQ425585
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Ceremonial countyGreater London
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CountryEngland
Sovereign stateUnited Kingdom
Post townWESTERHAM
Postcode districtTN16
Dialling code01959
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51°18′25″N 0°02′41″E / 51.3069°N 0.0448°E / 51.3069; 0.0448Coordinates: 51°18′25″N 0°02′41″E / 51.3069°N 0.0448°E / 51.3069; 0.0448

Aperfield is a hamlet of Greater London, England, within the London Borough of Bromley. It is located 16.2 miles (26 km) south-southeast of Charing Cross. It lies within the Historic County of Kent.

It is located near Biggin Hill and Berry's Green and forms part of the Westerham post town and the TN16 postcode area. The name has its first recorded use in 1242 as Apeldrefeld and means field where apple trees grow, from the Old English words apuldor and feld.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Mills, A.D. (2010). A Dictionary of London Place-Names. Oxford University Press. p. 4. ISBN 9780199566785.

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