Millbrook, Bedfordshire

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Millbrook
Millbrook Church - geograph.org.uk - 154152.jpg
St Michael & All Angels church, Millbrook
Millbrook is located in Bedfordshire
Millbrook
Millbrook
Location within Bedfordshire
Population130 (2001)
147 (2011 Census)[1]
OS grid referenceTL011593
Civil parish
  • Millbrook
Unitary authority
Ceremonial county
Region
CountryEngland
Sovereign stateUnited Kingdom
Post townBEDFORD
Postcode districtMK45
Dialling code01525
PoliceBedfordshire
FireBedfordshire and Luton
AmbulanceEast of England
EU ParliamentEast of England
UK Parliament
List of places
UK
England
Bedfordshire
52°02′20″N 0°31′30″W / 52.039°N 0.525°W / 52.039; -0.525Coordinates: 52°02′20″N 0°31′30″W / 52.039°N 0.525°W / 52.039; -0.525

Millbrook is a small village and civil parish near Bedford, England. It has a population of 130,[2] increasing to 147 at the 2011 Census.[1] Millbrook railway station, on the Marston Vale Line is about two miles (3 km) from the village. The parish church, dedicated to St Michael and All Angels, is Grade II* listed.[3]

The vale adjoining Millbrook is reputed to be the location that inspired the 'Slough of Despond' in John Bunyan's The Pilgrim's Progress.

Millbrook is also home to the Millbrook Proving Ground and The Millbrook Golf Club.

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Civil Parish population 2011". Neighbourhood Statistics. Office for National Statistics. Retrieved 10 November 2016.
  2. ^ Office for National Statistics : Census 2001 : Parish Headcounts : Mid Bedfordshire Archived 26 May 2013 at the Wayback Machine Retrieved 15 October 2010
  3. ^ Historic England. "Church of St Michael  (Grade II*) (1113934)". National Heritage List for England. Retrieved 13 August 2014.

External links[edit]

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