Hertfordshire

Hertfordshire, EnglandCounty of HertfordHertsHertfordCounty of HertfordshireHertfordshire County CouncilHerts.HRT(shire)borough of Hertford
Hertfordshire (often abbreviated Herts) is one of the home counties in southern England.wikipedia
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Essex

Essex, EnglandCounty of EssexEssex County
It is bordered by Bedfordshire and Cambridgeshire to the north, Essex to the east, Greater London to the south, and Buckinghamshire to the west.
One of the home counties, it borders Suffolk and Cambridgeshire to the north, Hertfordshire to the west, Kent across the estuary of the River Thames to the south, and London to the south-west.

East of England

Eastern EnglandEastEast England
For government statistical purposes, it is placed in the East of England region.
It includes the ceremonial counties of Bedfordshire, Cambridgeshire, Essex, Hertfordshire, Norfolk and Suffolk.

Hemel Hempstead

Hemel Hempstead, HertfordshireHemel Hempstead, EnglandHemel Hempstead, Herfordshire
The four towns that have between 50,000 and 100,000 residents are Hemel Hempstead, Stevenage, Watford and the only city in the county, St Albans.
Hemel Hempstead is a historic town, later developed as a new town, in Hertfordshire, England.

Buckinghamshire

County of BuckinghamBuckinghamshire, EnglandBucks
It is bordered by Bedfordshire and Cambridgeshire to the north, Essex to the east, Greater London to the south, and Buckinghamshire to the west.
Buckinghamshire, abbreviated Bucks, is a ceremonial county in South East England which borders Greater London to the south east, Berkshire to the south, Oxfordshire to the west, Northamptonshire to the north, Bedfordshire to the north east and Hertfordshire to the east.

Stevenage

ShephallBedwellStevenage, England
The four towns that have between 50,000 and 100,000 residents are Hemel Hempstead, Stevenage, Watford and the only city in the county, St Albans. The county's landmarks span many centuries, ranging from the Six Hills in the new town of Stevenage built by local inhabitants during the Roman period, to Leavesden Film Studios. The other seven were Braughing, Broadwater, Cashio, Edwinstree, Hertford, Hitchin and Odsey.
Stevenage is a town and borough in Hertfordshire, England, 28 miles (44 km) north of London.

Watford

Watford ColosseumWatford, HertfordshireWatford, England
The four towns that have between 50,000 and 100,000 residents are Hemel Hempstead, Stevenage, Watford and the only city in the county, St Albans.
Watford is a town and borough in Hertfordshire, South East England, 15 mi northwest of central London.

Cambridgeshire

County of CambridgeCambridgeCambridgeshire, England
It is bordered by Bedfordshire and Cambridgeshire to the north, Essex to the east, Greater London to the south, and Buckinghamshire to the west.
Cambridgeshire (abbreviated Cambs.) is a county in the East of England, bordering Lincolnshire to the north, Norfolk to the north-east, Suffolk to the east, Essex and Hertfordshire to the south, and Bedfordshire and Northamptonshire to the west.

Hertford

Hertford, EnglandHertford, HertfordshireArtford
Hertford, once the main market town for the medieval agricultural county, derives its name from a hart (stag) and a ford, used as the components of the county's coat of arms and flag. The other seven were Braughing, Broadwater, Cashio, Edwinstree, Hertford, Hitchin and Odsey.
Hertford is the county town of Hertfordshire, England, and is also a civil parish in the East Hertfordshire district of the county.

Bedfordshire

County of BedfordBedfordshire, EnglandBedford
It is bordered by Bedfordshire and Cambridgeshire to the north, Essex to the east, Greater London to the south, and Buckinghamshire to the west.
Bedfordshire is bordered by Cambridgeshire to the east and northeast, Northamptonshire to the north, Buckinghamshire to the west and Hertfordshire to the southeast and south.

Tring

Tring, HertfordshireTring CentralTring Urban District
These reach over 800 ft in the western projection around Tring which is in the Chilterns.
Tring is a small market town and civil parish in the Borough of Dacorum, Hertfordshire, England.

River Colne, Hertfordshire

River ColneColneColne Valley
The county's borders are approximately the watersheds of the Colne and Lea; both flowing to the south; each accompanied by a canal.
Just over half its course is in south Hertfordshire.

Warner Bros. Studios, Leavesden

Leavesden Film StudiosLeavesden StudiosLeavesden
The county's landmarks span many centuries, ranging from the Six Hills in the new town of Stevenage built by local inhabitants during the Roman period, to Leavesden Film Studios.
Warner Bros. Studios, Leavesden is an 80-hectare studio complex in Leavesden in Hertfordshire, in southeast England.

Verulamium

St AlbansVerulamVerulamium Museum
The volume of intact medieval and Tudor buildings surpasses London, in places in well-preserved conservation areas, especially in St Albans which includes some remains of Verulamium, the town where in the 3rd century an early recorded British martyrdom took place. Following the Roman conquest of Britain in AD 43, the aboriginal Catuvellauni quickly submitted and adapted to the Roman life; resulting in the development of several new towns, including Verulamium (St Albans) where in c. 293 the first recorded British martyrdom is traditionally believed to have taken place.
It was sited in the southwest of the modern city of St Albans in Hertfordshire, Great Britain.

New towns in the United Kingdom

New Townnew townsBritish New Town
The county's landmarks span many centuries, ranging from the Six Hills in the new town of Stevenage built by local inhabitants during the Roman period, to Leavesden Film Studios.

Greater London

LondonLondon regionGreater London, England
It is bordered by Bedfordshire and Cambridgeshire to the north, Essex to the east, Greater London to the south, and Buckinghamshire to the west.
Greater London was formally created by the London Government Act 1963, which came into force on 1 April 1965, replacing the administrative counties of Middlesex and London, including the City of London, where the London County Council had limited powers, and absorbing parts of Essex, Hertfordshire, Kent and Surrey.

Berkhamsted

BerkhamsteadBerkhampsteadGreat Berkhamsted
A century later, William of Normandy received the surrender of the surviving senior English Lords and Clergy at Berkhamsted, resulting in a new Anglicised title of William the Conqueror before embarking on an uncontested entry into London and his coronation at Westminster. Hertfordshire was used for some of the new Norman castles at Bishop's Stortford, and at King's Langley, a staging post between London and the royal residence of Berkhamsted.
Berkhamsted is a historic market town close to the western boundary of Hertfordshire, England.

Kingdom of Essex

EssexEast SaxonsKing of Essex
By the 6th century the majority of the modern county was part of the East Saxon kingdom.
It was founded in the 6th century and covered the territory later occupied by the counties of Essex, Hertfordshire, Middlesex and (for a short while) Kent.

Kings Langley

King's LangleyKings Langley, HertfordshireLangley
Hertfordshire was used for some of the new Norman castles at Bishop's Stortford, and at King's Langley, a staging post between London and the royal residence of Berkhamsted.
Kings Langley is a historic village and civil parish in Hertfordshire, England, 21 mi northwest of central London to the south of the Chiltern Hills and now part of the London commuter belt.

Dacorum

Borough of DacorumDacorum DistrictDacorum District Council
Tring and Danais became one—Dacorum—from Danis Corum or Danish rule harking back to a Viking not Saxon past.
The Borough of Dacorum is a local government district in Hertfordshire, England that includes the towns of Hemel Hempstead, Berkhamsted, Tring and the western part of Kings Langley.

Catuvellauni

Catuvellaunian
Following the Roman conquest of Britain in AD 43, the aboriginal Catuvellauni quickly submitted and adapted to the Roman life; resulting in the development of several new towns, including Verulamium (St Albans) where in c. 293 the first recorded British martyrdom is traditionally believed to have taken place.
They appear as one of the civitates of Roman Britain in Ptolemy's Geography in the 2nd century, occupying the town of Verlamion (modern St Albans) and the surrounding areas of Hertfordshire, Bedfordshire and southern Cambridgeshire.

Hitchin

Hitchin, HertfordshireHitchin, EnglandKingshott School
The other seven were Braughing, Broadwater, Cashio, Edwinstree, Hertford, Hitchin and Odsey.
Hitchin is a market town in the North Hertfordshire District in Hertfordshire, England, with an estimated population of 33,350.

Liberty of St Albans

Cashiomanor of CashioCashio Hundred
The other seven were Braughing, Broadwater, Cashio, Edwinstree, Hertford, Hitchin and Odsey.
The Liberty of St Albans was a liberty situated within Hertfordshire, but enjoying the powers of an independent county.

Borehamwood

Boreham WoodWell EndBorehamwood, England
From the 1920s until the late 1980s, the town of Borehamwood was home to one of the major British film studio complexes, including the MGM-British Studios.
Borehamwood (—formerly spelt Boreham Wood) is a town in southern Hertfordshire.

Danelaw

DanesAnglo-DanishDanish
His father, King Alfred the Great, established the River Lea as a boundary between his kingdom and that of the Norse lord Guthrum, with the north and eastern parts of the county being within the Danelaw.
The Danelaw roughly comprised 15 shires: Leicester, York, Nottingham, Derby, Lincoln, Essex, Cambridge, Suffolk, Norfolk, Northampton, Huntingdon, Bedford, Hertford, Middlesex, and Buckingham.

Buntingford

Buntingford, HertfordshireEdwinstree
The other seven were Braughing, Broadwater, Cashio, Edwinstree, Hertford, Hitchin and Odsey.
Buntingford is a small market town and civil parish in the district of East Hertfordshire and county of Hertfordshire in England.