Wallington, Hertfordshire


Wallington, Hertfordshire

Wallington is a small village in the county of Hertfordshire, near the town of Baldock. Nearby villages include Rushden and Sandon.

George Orwell lived in a small cottage in the village during the 1930's.


Wikimedia Foundation. 2010.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • Wallington — is the name of a number of places:In the UK: * Wallington, Hampshire * Wallington, Hertfordshire * Wallington, London, a town in the London Borough of Sutton In the US: * Wallington, New JerseyIn Australia: * Wallington, VictoriaWallington is… …   Wikipedia

  • Wallington, England — may refer to: * Wallington, Hampshire * Wallington, Hertfordshire * Wallington, London, a town in the London Borough of Sutton * Wallington, Surrey, an older name for the same place, prior to its becoming part of the London Borough of Sutton …   Wikipedia

  • Wallington — Cette page d’homonymie répertorie les différents sujets et articles partageant un même nom. Wallington peut faire référence à: George Wallington (1924 1993), musicien américain Angleterre Wallington (Londres), un quartier du Sutton (district… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Hertfordshire — Not to be confused with Herefordshire. Hertfordshire Flag of Hertfordshire Motto of County Council: Trust and fear not …   Wikipedia

  • Wallington — This name is of English locational origin from any of the various places so named, for example Wallington in Berkshire, Hampshire and Surrey, so called from the Old English pre 7th Century Weala meaning Welsh or Foreigner , plus tun , a farm or… …   Surnames reference

  • Municipal Borough of Beddington and Wallington — Beddington and Wallington Motto: Per Adua Ad Summa (Through Difficulties to the Heights) Geography Status Urban district (until 1937) Municipal borough (after 1937) 1921 area …   Wikipedia

  • High Sheriff of Hertfordshire — This is a list of High Sheriffs of Hertfordshire.William I, William II, Henry I, Stephen* Ibert * Peter de Valoignes * Edward de Saresburg * Geoffrey de Magnaville * Stephen * Alberie de Vere, Jun, and *1139 Richard Bassett, Justices of England * …   Wikipedia

  • North Hertfordshire — District   Non metropolitan district   North Hertfordshire shown within Hertfordshire …   Wikipedia

  • List of civil parishes in Hertfordshire — This is a list of civil parishes in Hertfordshire, England.Broxbourne none DacorumHemel Hempstead is unparished.* Aldbury * Berkhamsted * Bovingdon * Chipperfield * Flamstead * Flaunden * Great Gaddesden * Kings Langley * Little Gaddesden *… …   Wikipedia

  • George Orwell — Eric Blair redirects here. For the politician, see Eric Blair (Ontario politician). George Orwell Orwell s press card portrait, taken in 1933 Born Eric Arthur Blair 25 June 1903( …   Wikipedia


Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”

We are using cookies for the best presentation of our site. Continuing to use this site, you agree with this.