Murrow, Cambridgeshire

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Murrow
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Houses in Murrow
Murrow is located in Cambridgeshire
Murrow
Murrow
Murrow shown within Cambridgeshire
OS grid referenceTF376059
Shire county
Region
CountryEngland
Sovereign stateUnited Kingdom
Post townWisbech
Postcode districtPE13
EU ParliamentEast of England
List of places
UK
England
Cambridgeshire
52°37′59″N 0°01′59″E / 52.633°N 0.033°E / 52.633; 0.033Coordinates: 52°37′59″N 0°01′59″E / 52.633°N 0.033°E / 52.633; 0.033

Murrow is a small village on the B1187 road, 4 miles (6 km) west of the town of Wisbech in Cambridgeshire, England.[1] It once had two stations, Murrow East and Murrow West on the M&GNJR and GN&GEJR respectively. The population of the village is included in the civil parish of Parson Drove.

History[edit]

Murrow was part of the parish of Wisbech St.Mary. Formerly it contained large orchards and a good deal of bulb growing.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Ordnance Survey: Landranger map sheet 142 Peterborough (Market Deeping & Chatteris) (Map). Ordnance Survey. 2012. ISBN 9780319229248.
  2. ^ ed RB Pugh (1953). A history of Cambridge & the Isle of Ely. OUP.

External links[edit]

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