Place:Brafield on the Green, Northamptonshire, England

NameBrafield on the Green
Alt namesBrafield-on-the-Greensource: Family History Library Catalog
Brafieldsource: shortened form
TypeParish (ancient), Civil parish
Coordinates52.214°N 0.801°W
Located inNorthamptonshire, England
See alsoWymersley Hundred, Northamptonshire, Englandhundred in which it was located
Hardingstone Rural, Northamptonshire, Englandrural district in which it was located 1894-1935
Northampton Rural, Northamptonshire, Englandrural district in which it was located 1935-1974
South Northamptonshire District, Northamptonshire, Englanddistrict municipality covering the area since 1974
source: Family History Library Catalog
the text in this section is based on an article in Wikipedia

Brafield on the Green is a civil parish and small village in South Northamptonshire. It is about 4 miles (6.4 km) southeast of Northampton along the A428 road about 16 miles (26 km) northwest of Bedford.

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