The Vale of White Horse is a local government district of Oxfordshire in England.- Vale of White Horse
Wantage is a historic market town and civil parish in Oxfordshire, England.- Wantage
The ceremonial county borders Warwickshire to the north-west, Northamptonshire to the north-east, Buckinghamshire to the east, Berkshire to the south, Wiltshire to the south-west and Gloucestershire to the west.- Oxfordshire
It was historically a north-west projection of Berkshire.- Vale of White Horse
Although within the boundaries of the historic county of Berkshire, it has been administered as part of the Vale of White Horse district of Oxfordshire since 1974.- Wantage
As well as the city of Oxford, other centres of population are Banbury, Bicester, Kidlington and Chipping Norton to the north of Oxford; Carterton and Witney to the west; Thame and Chinnor to the east; and Abingdon-on-Thames, Wantage, Didcot, Wallingford and Henley-on-Thames to the south.- Oxfordshire
All its zones south of the Thames: the Vale of White Horse and parts of South Oxfordshire were within the historic county of Berkshire, including the highest point, the 261 m White Horse Hill.- Oxfordshire
The historic county, therefore, includes territory that is now administered by the Vale of White Horse and parts of South Oxfordshire in Oxfordshire, but excludes Caversham, Slough and five less populous settlements in the east of the Royal Borough of Windsor and Maidenhead.- Berkshire
The towns of Abingdon, Didcot, Faringdon, Wallingford and Wantage were transferred to Oxfordshire, the six places joining came from Buckinghamshire.- Berkshire
The towns (and predecessor urban districts) are, in size order, Abingdon, Faringdon and Wantage.- Vale of White Horse
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Faringdon is a historic market town in the Vale of White Horse, Oxfordshire, England, 18 mi south-west of Oxford, 10 mi north-west of Wantage and 12 mi east-north-east of Swindon.
Faringdon was Berkshire's westernmost town until the 1974 boundary changes transferred its administration to Oxfordshire.