Place:Wigginton, Hertfordshire, England

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NameWigginton
Alt namesWigginton Bottomsource: hamlet in parish
Wigentonesource: Domesday Book (1985) p 138
Wiggingtonsource: spelling variant
TypeParish
Coordinates51.783°N 0.65°W
Located inHertfordshire, England
See alsoDacorum Hundred, Hertfordshire, Englandhundred in which it was located
Berkhamsted Rural, Hertfordshire, Englandrural district of which it was part 1898-1974
Dacorum District, Hertfordshire, Englanddistrict municipality covering the area since 1974
source: Getty Thesaurus of Geographic Names
source: Family History Library Catalog


Wigginton is a village and civil parish in the Dacorum District of Hertfordshire, England, close to the border with Buckinghamshire.

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Wigginton is a large village and civil parish running north-south and perched at 730 ft (220 m) on the edge of the Chiltern Hills and aside the border with Buckinghamshire. It is part of Dacorum district in the county of Hertfordshire. The nearest towns are Tring in Hertfordshire (1.5m NW) and in Buckinghamshire, Chesham (6m south) and Wendover (6m west), both in Buckinghamshire. Adjacent to the main village is the settlement of Wigginton Bottom where a number of farmworkers cottages were built during the 19th century.

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