Place:Benington, Hertfordshire, England

Alt namesBenningtonsource: Family History Library Catalogue
Coordinates51.896°N 0.117°W
Located inHertfordshire, England
See alsoBroadwater Hundred, Hertfordshire, Englandhundred in which it was located
Hertford Rural, Hertfordshire, Englandrural district in which it was located 1894-1974
East Hertfordshire District, Hertfordshire, Englanddistrict municipality covering the area since 1974
source: Family History Library Catalog
the following text is based on an article in Wikipedia

Benington is a village and civil parish in the East Hertfordshire District of Hertfordshire, England, about four miles east of Stevenage and 35 miles north of London. It is a small, picturesque village set in the Hertfordshire countryside. The river to the west of the village is the Beane.

The village has a strong farming history, and much of the surrounding countryside is still agricultural. According to the 2001 UK census it had a population of 922, and it is estimated to have now reached over 1000.

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