Farnborough, Hampshire

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Farnborough is a town in north east Hampshire, England, part of the borough of Rushmoor and the Farnborough/Aldershot Built-up Area.wikipedia
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Rushmoor

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Farnborough is a town in north east Hampshire, England, part of the borough of Rushmoor and the Farnborough/Aldershot Built-up Area.
It covers the towns of Aldershot and Farnborough.

North Camp

It is directly to the south of junction 4 of the M3 motorway and its Cove/West Heath parts, included its official GSS built-up area is north-west of the town centre; a similar area, North Camp, is immediately south and a smaller area, Southwood, to the west.
North Camp is a suburb of Farnborough, Hampshire.

Aldershot

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The town lies at the centre of the Blackwater Valley conurbation, which includes Aldershot, Camberley, Yateley, Sandhurst, Frimley and Farnham.
The town has a population of 36,321, while the Aldershot Urban Area, a loose conurbation (which also includes other towns such as Camberley, Farnborough, and Farnham) has a population of 243,344, making it the thirtieth-largest urban area in the UK.

Hampshire

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Farnborough is a town in north east Hampshire, England, part of the borough of Rushmoor and the Farnborough/Aldershot Built-up Area.
On 16 October 1908, Samuel Franklin Cody made the first powered flight of 400 yd in the United Kingdom at Farnborough, then home to the Army Balloon Factory.

Southwood, Hampshire

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It is directly to the south of junction 4 of the M3 motorway and its Cove/West Heath parts, included its official GSS built-up area is north-west of the town centre; a similar area, North Camp, is immediately south and a smaller area, Southwood, to the west.
Southwood is a suburb of Farnborough, in the borough of Rushmoor and adjacent to Cove.

Farnborough Airshow

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The town is probably best known for its association with aviation – Farnborough Airshow, Farnborough Aerodrome, Royal Aircraft Establishment, and the Air Accidents Investigation Branch.
In 1948, it moved to the Royal Aircraft Establishment field at Farnborough, Hampshire.

Farnborough Airport

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The town is probably best known for its association with aviation – Farnborough Airshow, Farnborough Aerodrome, Royal Aircraft Establishment, and the Air Accidents Investigation Branch. Closely associated with Farnborough Airfield, situated between Farnborough and Fleet, is Samuel Franklin Cody.
Farnborough Airport or TAG London Farnborough Airport (previously called RAE Farnborough, ICAO Code EGUF) is an operational business/executive general aviation airport in Farnborough, Rushmoor, Hampshire, England.

St Michael's Abbey, Farnborough

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The town is the home of St. Michael's Abbey.
Saint Michael's Abbey (French: Abbaye Saint-Michel) is a Benedictine abbey in Farnborough, Hampshire, England.

Cove Brook

Within Farnborough the only naturally occurring significant flowing water is Cove Brook.
Cove Brook is a small brook that rises near Farnborough Airport in Farnborough, Hampshire, England and flows through Southwood Golf Course where it is joined by Marrow Brook and several other smaller streams.

River Blackwater (River Loddon)

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The River Blackwater marks the county boundary.
Rowhill, an isolated remnant of the extensive heathland that once surrounded Farnborough and Aldershot.

The Tumbledown Dick

The Tumble Down Dick Pub
An inn, The Tumble Down Dick Pub has been present on the A325 Farnborough Road since the 17th century.
The Tumbledown Dick is a former public house on the site of a new McDonald's restaurant in Farnborough, Hampshire, in the United Kingdom, that operated from the 16th century until the early 21st century.

Camberley

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The town lies at the centre of the Blackwater Valley conurbation, which includes Aldershot, Camberley, Yateley, Sandhurst, Frimley and Farnham.
It is at the northern edge of the Blackwater Valley conurbation, 5 mi north of Farnborough, 8 mi south of Bracknell and 17 mi east of Basingstoke.

Farnborough (Main) railway station

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Farnborough is served by three railway stations, the busiest of which is Farnborough (Main) railway station on the South Western Main Line from London Waterloo to Basingstoke and beyond.
Farnborough (Main) railway station is on the South Western Main Line and serves the town of Farnborough in Hampshire, England.

Farnborough North railway station

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Farnborough North railway station and North Camp railway station are both on the North Downs Line between Reading and Gatwick.
Farnborough North railway station is a railway station in the town of Farnborough in Hampshire, England.

Air Accidents Investigation Branch

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The town is probably best known for its association with aviation – Farnborough Airshow, Farnborough Aerodrome, Royal Aircraft Establishment, and the Air Accidents Investigation Branch.
The Air Accidents Investigation Branch has its head office in Farnborough House, a building that is a part of a compound within the boundary of Farnborough Airport, located between Aldershot and Farnborough.

Farnborough Air Sciences Trust

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The statue is sited outside the FAST museum, home of the Farnborough Air Sciences Trust, surrounded by commemorative paving paid for by supporters.
It is based in Farnborough, Hampshire immediately adjacent to Farnborough Airfield on the A325 Farnborough Road.

Farnham

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The town lies at the centre of the Blackwater Valley conurbation, which includes Aldershot, Camberley, Yateley, Sandhurst, Frimley and Farnham.
The A31 Farnham bypass links the town by road to Winchester, Alton and Guildford; the A325 links the town to Farnborough and to the A3 (London-Portsmouth) at Greatham.

Farnborough/Aldershot Built-up Area

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Farnborough is a town in north east Hampshire, England, part of the borough of Rushmoor and the Farnborough/Aldershot Built-up Area.

Napoléon, Prince Imperial

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The Imperial Crypt there is the resting place of Napoleon III (1808–1873), Emperor of the French, and his wife, Eugénie de Montijo, (1826–1920) and their son, Napoléon, Prince Imperial.
On 9 January 1888, his body was transferred to a special mausoleum constructed by his mother as the Imperial Crypt at Saint Michael's Abbey, Farnborough, Hampshire, England, next to his father.

Ash Vale

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North Camp station is a short distance over the county border, in the Surrey village of Ash Vale.
It is 7 miles (11 km) from Guildford but is closer to the Hampshire towns of Aldershot and Farnborough, the centres of which are each about two miles (4 km) away, immediately across the two crossings of the River Blackwater, to the southwest and northwest.

Surrey

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North Camp station is a short distance over the county border, in the Surrey village of Ash Vale. Farnborough forms, with Blackwater and Aldershot, a projection of northeast Hampshire into Surrey.

A roads in Zone 3 of the Great Britain numbering scheme

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An inn, The Tumble Down Dick Pub has been present on the A325 Farnborough Road since the 17th century.

Samuel Franklin Cody

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Closely associated with Farnborough Airfield, situated between Farnborough and Fleet, is Samuel Franklin Cody.
Before Cody could turn his newfound skills to aeroplanes, he was required to help complete an airship then under construction in the Farnborough Airship Shed.

Catholic National Library

The Abbey was the home of the Catholic National Library from 2007 until it was relocated to Durham University Library in 2015.
The Catholic National Library (formerly the Catholic Central Library) is a large Roman Catholic library previously located at St Michael's Abbey in Farnborough, Hampshire, founded in 1912.

M3 motorway (Great Britain)

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It is directly to the south of junction 4 of the M3 motorway and its Cove/West Heath parts, included its official GSS built-up area is north-west of the town centre; a similar area, North Camp, is immediately south and a smaller area, Southwood, to the west.