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Shinfield

Shinfield is a village and civil parish in the English county of Berkshire, just south of Reading. [1]

56 relations: A roads in Zone 3 of the Great Britain numbering scheme, Aldershot, Anglo-Saxons, Arborfield, Baptists Together, Berkshire, Borough of Wokingham, Brynjar Gunnarsson, Catherine of Aragon, Cavalier, Charles I of England, Church of England parish church, Civil parishes in England, Counties (Detached Parts) Act 1844, Courage Brewery, Dawn French, Ecotricity, Enercon, English Civil War, European Centre for Medium-Range Weather Forecasts, Foster Wheeler, Glen Little, Gravel, Grazeley, Green Park Business Park, Hundred (county division), Hundred of Charlton, Jem Karacan, Lenny Henry, London Clay, M4 motorway, Manorialism, Mary (mother of Jesus), Mary Russell Mitford, Met Office, Mothers' Union, Norman conquest of England, RAF Shinfield Park, Reading Abbey, Reading, Berkshire, River Kennet, River Loddon, Roundhead, Ryeish Green, Shire, Spencers Wood, Theale, Three Mile Cross, Tudor period, Watt, ..., Whitley, Berkshire, Wiltshire, Wind turbine, Wokingham (UK Parliament constituency), Wokingham Rural District, Women's Institutes. Expand index (6 more) »

A roads in Zone 3 of the Great Britain numbering scheme

List of A roads in zone 3 in Great Britain starting west of the A3 and south of the A4 (roads beginning with 3).

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Aldershot

Aldershot is a town in the English county of Hampshire, located on heathland about southwest of London.

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Anglo-Saxons

The Anglo-Saxons were a people who inhabited Great Britain from the 5th century.

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Arborfield

Arborfield is a village in Berkshire about south-east of Reading, about west of Wokingham.

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Baptists Together

Baptists Together (officially The Baptist Union of Great Britain) is the association of Baptist churches in England and Wales.

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Berkshire

Berkshire (or, abbreviated Berks) is a county of south east England, located to the west of London.

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Borough of Wokingham

The Borough of Wokingham is a local government district in Berkshire, United Kingdom.

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Brynjar Gunnarsson

Brynjar Björn Gunnarsson (born 16 October 1975) is an Icelandic former footballer who last played for KR as a midfielder.

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Catherine of Aragon

Catherine of Aragon (Castilian: Catalina; also spelled Katherine of Aragon, 16 December 1485 – 7 January 1536) was the Queen of England from 1509 until 1533 as the first wife of King Henry VIII; she was previously Princess of Wales as the wife of Prince Arthur.

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Cavalier

Cavalier was a name first used by Parliamentarians as a term of abuse for the wealthier male Royalist supporters of King Charles I and his son Charles II during the English Civil War, the Interregnum, and the Restoration (1642 – c. 1679).

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Charles I of England

Charles I (19 November 1600 – 30 January 1649) was monarch of the three kingdoms of England, Scotland, and Ireland from 27 March 1625 until his execution in 1649.

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Church of England parish church

A parish church in the Church of England is the church which acts as the religious centre for the people within the smallest and most basic Church of England administrative region, the parish – since the 19th century called the ecclesiastical parish (outside of meetings of the church) to avoid confusion with the civil parish which many towns and villages have.

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Civil parishes in England

In England, a civil parish is a territorial designation which is the lowest tier of local government below districts and counties, or their combined form, the unitary authority.

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Counties (Detached Parts) Act 1844

The Counties (Detached Parts) Act 1844 (7 & 8 Vict. c. 61), which came into effect on 20 October 1844, was an Act of Parliament of the United Kingdom which eliminated many outliers or exclaves of counties in England and Wales for civil purposes.

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Courage Brewery

Courage Brewery was an English brewing company, founded by John Courage in London in 1787.

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Dawn French

Dawn Roma French (born 11 October 1957) is an English actress, writer, and comedian, best known for starring in and writing for the comedy sketch show French and Saunders with comedy partner Jennifer Saunders and for playing the lead role as Geraldine Granger in the sitcom The Vicar of Dibley.

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Ecotricity

Ecotricity is a green energy company based in Stroud, Gloucestershire, England specialising in selling green energy to consumers that it primarily generated from its 70 megawatthttp://renews.biz/75334/ecotricity-eyes-finish-line-in-devon/ wind power portfolio (they prefer the term Windmill rather than Wind-Turbine).

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Enercon

Enercon GmbH, based in Aurich, Lower Saxony, Germany, is the fourth-largest wind turbine manufacturer in the world and has been the market leader in Germany since the mid-nineties.

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English Civil War

The English Civil War (1642–1651) was a series of armed conflicts and political machinations between Parliamentarians ("Roundheads") and Royalists ("Cavaliers") in the Kingdom of England over, principally, the manner of its government.

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European Centre for Medium-Range Weather Forecasts

The European Centre for Medium-Range Weather Forecasts (ECMWF) is an independent intergovernmental organisation supported by 21 European Member States and 13 cooperating States.

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Foster Wheeler

Foster Wheeler AG (formerly Foster Wheeler Inc.) was a Swiss global engineering conglomerate with its principal executive offices in Reading, UK and its registered office in Baar, Canton of Zug, Switzerland.

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Glen Little

Glen Matthew Little (born 15 October 1975) is an English footballer who is a player/assistant manager for Grays Athletic.

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Gravel

Gravel is composed of unconsolidated rock fragments that have a general particle size range and include size classes from granule- to boulder-sized fragments.

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Grazeley

Grazeley is a small village and former civil parish in the English county of Berkshire.

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Green Park Business Park

Green Park is a business park near junction 11 of the M4 motorway on the outskirts of Reading, but partly in the civil parish of Shinfield, in the English county of Berkshire.

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Hundred (county division)

A hundred was an administrative division which was geographically part of a larger region; it was formerly used in England, Wales, South Australia, some parts of the United States, Denmark, Southern Schleswig, Sweden, Finland, Estonia and Norway.

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Hundred of Charlton

Charlton was a hundred in the English county of Berkshire.

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Jem Karacan

Jem Paul Karacan (Cem Karacan,; born 21 February 1989) is a Turkish professional footballer who plays for Turkish club Galatasaray as a midfielder.

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Lenny Henry

Sir Lenworth George Henry, CBE (born 29 August 1958) is a British stand-up comedian, actor, writer, television presenter, and comedian, best known for co-founding charity Comic Relief and presenting various television programmes, including The Magicians for BBC One.

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London Clay

The London Clay Formation is a marine geological formation of Ypresian (Lower Eocene Epoch, c. 56-49 Ma) age which crops out in the southeast of England.

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M4 motorway

The M4 is a motorway which runs between London and South Wales in the United Kingdom.

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Manorialism

Manorialism, an essential element of feudal society, was the organizing principle of rural economy that originated in the villa system of the Late Roman Empire, was widely practiced in medieval western and parts of central Europe, and was slowly replaced by the advent of a money-based market economy and new forms of agrarian contract.

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Mary (mother of Jesus)

According to the New Testament, Mary (Miriam: מרים; BC – AD), also known as Saint Mary or the Virgin Mary, was a Galilean Jewish woman of Nazareth and the mother of Jesus.

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Mary Russell Mitford

Mary Russell Mitford (16 December 1787 – 10 January 1855) was an English author and dramatist.

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Met Office

The Met Office (officially the Meteorological Office until 2000) is the United Kingdom's national weather service.

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Mothers' Union

Mothers’ Union is an international Christian charity that seeks to support families worldwide.

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Norman conquest of England

The Norman conquest of England was the 11th-century invasion and occupation of England by an army of Norman, Breton, and French soldiers led by Duke William II of Normandy, later styled as William the Conqueror.

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RAF Shinfield Park

RAF Shinfield Park was a Royal Air Force administrative site in the south of Reading, Berkshire.

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Reading Abbey

Reading Abbey is a large, ruined abbey in the centre of the town of Reading, in the English county of Berkshire.

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Reading, Berkshire

Reading is a large town and unitary authority area in the ceremonial county of Berkshire, England.

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River Kennet

The Kennet is a river in the south of England, and a tributary of the River Thames.

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River Loddon

The River Loddon is a river in the English counties of Berkshire and Hampshire.

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Roundhead

Roundhead was the name given to the supporters of the Parliament of England during the English Civil War.

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Ryeish Green

Ryeish Green is a small hamlet in the civil parish of Shinfield, Berkshire, England, 4 miles south of Reading.

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Shire

A shire is a traditional term for a division of land, found in the United Kingdom and Australia.

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Spencers Wood

Spencers Wood is a village in the civil parish of Shinfield, Berkshire, England, south of Reading.

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Theale

Theale is a large village in West Berkshire, England which forms a civil parish.

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Three Mile Cross

Three Mile Cross is a village in the civil parish of Shinfield, to the South of Reading, and immediately North of the adjoining village of Spencers Wood, in the English county of Berkshire.

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Tudor period

The Tudor period is the period between 1485 and 1603 in England and Wales. It coincides with the rule of the Tudor dynasty in England whose first monarch was Henry VII (14571509).

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Watt

The watt (symbol: W) is a derived unit of power in the International System of Units (SI), named after the Scottish engineer James Watt (1736–1819).

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Whitley, Berkshire

Whitley is a suburb of the town of Reading, in the English county of Berkshire.

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Wiltshire

Wiltshire is a county in South West England with an area of.

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Wind turbine

A wind turbine is a device that converts kinetic energy from the wind into electrical power.

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Wokingham (UK Parliament constituency)

Wokingham is a parliamentary constituency represented in the House of Commons of the Parliament of the United Kingdom.

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Wokingham Rural District

Wokingham Rural District was a rural district in the county of Berkshire, England.

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Women's Institutes

The Women's Institute (WI), a community-based organisations for women, was founded in Stoney Creek, Ontario, Canada by Adelaide Hoodless in 1897.

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References

[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Shinfield

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