Bletsoe


Bletsoe

infobox UK place
country = England
static_

static_image_caption=
latitude=52.2130
longitude=-0.5052
official_name =Bletsoe
population = 281 [cite web | publisher=Office for National Statistics | url=http://neighbourhood.statistics.gov.uk/dissemination/LeadTableView.do?a=3&b=791941&c=Bletsoe&d=16&e=15&g=423270&i=1001x1003x1004&m=0&r=1&s=1202720427843&enc=1&dsFamilyId=779 | title=Neighbourhood Statistics - Bletsoe (CP) Parish | accessdate=2008-02-11]
shire_district= Bedford
shire_county= Bedfordshire
region= East of England
constituency_westminster= NE Bedfordshire
post_town= BEDFORD
postcode_district = MK44
postcode_area=MK
dial_code=01234
os_grid_reference= TL025585

Bletsoe is a small village and civil parish in Bedfordshire, England. It is on the A6, and about eight miles north of Bedford. The village has a small park, and a church. Nearby places are Sharnbrook, Milton Ernest, Riseley, Thurleigh, Odell, Souldrop, and Swineshead. The nearest town to Bletsoe is Rushden, over the border in Northamptonshire.

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External links

* [http://www.dawson98.freeserve.co.uk/NewFiles/Bletsoe.html Bletsoe Village]
* [http://www.bedfordshire.gov.uk/CommunityAndLiving/ArchivesAndRecordOffice/CommunityArchives/Bletsoe/BletsoeIndexOfPages.aspx Bedfordshire and Luton Archives and Records Service: Bletsoe pages]


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