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Bedfordshire Map and Guide

Bedfordshire map, view the English county of Bedfordshire and its many towns and villages.

Detailed Road Map of Bedfordshire

Bedfordshire Map: An interactive Bedfordshire map, displaying the county in England, United Kingdom. Use controls for a detailed road map of Bedfordshire.

The major towns featured on this Bedfordshire map include Bedford, Kempston, Luton, Sandy, Biggleswade, Dunstable, Leighton Buzzard and Houghton Regis.

A historic county of England, Bedfordshire has an area of 477 square miles and a population of around 600,000, it borders Cambridgeshire, Northamptonshire, Buckinghamshire and Hertfordshire.

Bedfordshire attractions include Dunstable Downs, Bedford Castle, Woburn Abbey, Woburn Safari Park, Whipsnade Zoo, Luton Hoo, Someries Castle, Houghton House, and the Imperial War Museum Duxford.

Bedfordshire Towns:

Leighton Buzzard - Located in the county of Bedfordshire, the small town of Leighton Buzzard has a population of just under 40,000 and a history going back to Roman times, when the ancient Watling Street (now the A-5) passed by the town. For readers interested in this area we have put in a brief history of Leighton Buzzard and also a handy Leighton Buzzard Map which can be used to find your way around the area.

Ampthill Bedfordshire: A small town of almost 7,000 people, Ampthill in Bedfordshire dates from Anglo-Saxon times and is perhaps best known for its weekly market which has been held since the early thirteenth century. Ampthill Map.

Sandy - A small Bedfordshire market town situated between Bedford and Cambridge, Sandy has a population of about 11,000, it lies on the River Ivel. Recorded in the Domesday Book, Sandy was settled long before this, and was a significant settlement during the Roman occupation of Britain.

Luton - A large town located in the county of Bedfordshire, Luton is famous for its hats, its football team and the production of Vauxhall motor cars. With its population of over 200,000, Luton is located around 32 miles from London and can be accessed from the M1 motorway. Luton Bedfordshire Map.

Bedford - The county town of Bedfordshire, Bedford was the burial place of King Offa of Mercia in the 8th century. Bedford stands on the River Great Ouse. Bedford Map.

Dunstable - Originating from a Roman posting station on the A5 (Watling Street), Dunstable is located near to Luton in Bedfordshire. Dunstable Map.

Houghton Regis - Close to and even older than Dunstable, Houghton Regis was listed as Houstone in the Domesday Book, the village expanded due to "overspill" in the 50's and 60's. Houghton Regis Map.

Toddington - A sizeable village to the north-west of Luton in Bedfordshire, Toddington is built around its large village green. Toddington Bedfordshire Map.

Useful Pages: Luton Airport Map

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