Rowsham

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Rowsham
Independent Chapel - geograph.org.uk - 1734805.jpg
Former Independent chapel in Brewhouse Lane
Rowsham is located in Buckinghamshire
Rowsham
Rowsham
Rowsham shown within Buckinghamshire
Civil parish
  • Wingrave
District
Shire county
Region
Country England
Sovereign state United Kingdom
Post town Aylesbury
Postcode district HP22
Dialling code 01296
Police Thames Valley
Fire Buckinghamshire
Ambulance South Central
EU Parliament South East England
UK Parliament
Website Wingrave-with-Rowsham
List of places
UK
England
Buckinghamshire
51°51′14″N 0°46′01″W / 51.854°N 0.767°W / 51.854; -0.767Coordinates: 51°51′14″N 0°46′01″W / 51.854°N 0.767°W / 51.854; -0.767

Rowsham is a hamlet in the parish of Wingrave in Buckinghamshire, England. It is south of the main village on the A418 road that links Bierton with Wing. It is in the civil parish of Wingrave with Rowsham.

Rowsham's toponym is derived from Old English, meaning "Hrothwulf's home". In manorial rolls of 1170 it was recorded as Rollesham.[citation needed]

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