Fifield, Berkshire

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Fifield is located in Berkshire
Fifield shown within Berkshire
Population 1,000 
OS grid reference SU908768
Metropolitan borough
Metropolitan county
Country England
Sovereign state United Kingdom
Postcode district SL4 & SL6
Dialling code 01628
Police Thames Valley
Fire Royal Berkshire
Ambulance South Central
EU Parliament South East England
UK Parliament
List of places
51°29′03″N 0°41′38″W / 51.484299°N 0.694021°W / 51.484299; -0.694021Coordinates: 51°29′03″N 0°41′38″W / 51.484299°N 0.694021°W / 51.484299; -0.694021

Fifield is a village in the civil parish of Bray[1][2] in the English county of Berkshire.

The settlement lies near the junction of the M4 and A404(M) motorways, and is situated approximately 3 miles (4.8 km) from Maidenhead (to the north) and Windsor (to the east).

The local pub is the Fifield Inn,[3] which was refurbished in 2014.[4]


The name Fifield is from the Old English fīf + hīd, meaning '(estate of) five hides of land'.[5]

Notable residents[edit]


The Courtney Buses 16A route passes through the village[7] as do some school buses.


  1. ^ "Fifield, Berkshire - UK Villages Village Towns Communities England Scotland Wales Northern Ireland Urban, Suburban Country and Rural". Retrieved 2012-09-18. 
  2. ^ "Fifield photos, maps, books, memories". 2007-11-03. Retrieved 2012-09-18. 
  3. ^ "Fifield Inn, a Pub and Bar in Fifield, Berkshire. Search for Berkshire Pub and Bars". 2005-10-16. Retrieved 2012-09-18. 
  4. ^ "Village pub reopens thanks to husband and wife team". Royal Borough Observer. Retrieved 2016-12-09. 
  5. ^ Mills, A.D: A Dictionary of English Place-Names, page 131. Oxford University Press, 1991.
  6. ^ a b "RBH Biography: Sir William Norreys (1523-1591)". Retrieved 2012-09-18. 
  7. ^ 2016, Courtney Group. "TIMETABLES - Courtney Coaches Ltd". Retrieved 2016-12-09. 

External links[edit]

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