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Location: Berkshire (Berks), England, UK.

Postcode: SL6

Dialling Code: 01628

Population: 78,000 (2011)

Maidenhead - A historic town with a historical past going back to far off Saxon times, Maidenhead is located in the county of Berkshire in the Home Counties, within the Royal Borough of Windsor & Maidenhead roughly forty km from London's centre. The town of Maidenhead has got a resident population of approximately 78,000 inhabitants & lies on the banks of the River Thames. The town of Maidenhead is a significant 'dormitory' suburb of London, nevertheless is a useful centre for discovering the pleasing nearby countryside. The River Thames here is spanned by an 18th century road bridge plus a magnificent railway bridge built in 1838 by the brilliant engineer Isambard Kingdom Brunel, the railway bridge is the subject of Turner's work 'Rain, Steam & Speed'. The Thames at Maidenhead is also famous for Boulter's Lock, a favourite boating meeting place and beauty spot. West of the town you will find the Courage Shire Horse Centre, where the well known brewers Shire horses can be seen, accompanied by a presentation on the story of those horses. In Maidenhead town itself you can find almshouses dating from as far back as sixteen fifty nine. The Harry Reitlinger Bequest is an exciting collection of sculpture, paintings, pottery and glassware. Ray Mill Island is a park, and the mill is now a hotel. The celebrated National Trust run Cliveden stands high above in neighbouring Taplow.

The Story of Maidenhead: The first settlement of Maidenhythe started around the the River Thames during Saxon times. The famed bridge across the River Thames was built in around 1777 (at a cost of £19,000), the initial wooden bridge, first erected in 1255 had a wharf built adjacent to it and it is from this that the town is assumed to have got its name (taken from 'New Wharf' or 'Maiden Hythe'). Soon after the erection of this 1st bridge, Maidenhead became a significant stop off point for travellers making the journey from London to Bath.

Maidenhead Bridge and River Thames - geograph.org.uk - 205285The train arrived at Maidenhead in 1838 (Great Western Railway) and a rail bridge was constructed over the River Thames designed by the amazing Isambard Kingdom Brunel. In the Nineteenth Century Maidenhead evolved into popular riverside resort for London's rich & prosperous & the hotel beside the Thames came to be the hang-out of famous playboys of that time. After the coming of the railway line the town grew swiftly and in 1894 it split from the parishes of Bray & Cookham, transforming into a town in its own right.

Twenty-first century Maidenhead is in the middle of 'communter country' & its key location on the M4/A4 helps it be a significant town for the area. While a good many travel from Maidenhead to The City & some other significant towns in the region, the town itself has a bit of light industry and employs many in such market sectors as computer software, plastics and pharmaceuticals.

Maidenhead is renowned for its soccer team Maidenhead United (nicknamed the Magpies) who play at York Road one of the oldest grounds around the world. Maidenhead United were established in eighteen seventy and were one of the original fifteen teams in the first F.A. Cup tournament held in 1871-72.

Maidenhead Tourist Attractions: Among the chief sights for tourists visiting Maidenhead is for sure the River Thames itself, with its boating facilities, its natural beauty, its wildlife and its lovely riverside walks. If for no other purpose than that, the town is really worth the trip. For people very much interested in the history of Maidenhead, the Maidenhead Heritage Centre and Museum ought to be the first port of call. There you'll learn about Maidenhead history from the Roman times up to the present and view artifacts, photos and documents relating to Maidenhead and its past. Film fanatics might well wish to head to the 8-screen Odeon cinema, whereas sporting addicts might go to see Maidenhead United play soccer at their York Road ground, or maybe go to the Magnet Leisure Centre using its outstanding pool and amazing array of sports and activities available for the local people and visitors alike.

You could also visit: Cocksherd Bluebell Wood (Britwell), Snakes and Ladders at Slough, Wycombe Museum, Stanley Spencer Gallery, Premier Karting, Whoosh Play Centre, Monkey Mates Play Centre, Pullingshill Wood, Black Park, Bekonscot Model Village, Savill Garden, Riverside Gardens and Play Area, Legoland Windsor, Bisham Woods, E J Churchill Shooting Ground, Edwards Amusements, Montem Leisure Centre, Big Fun 4 Kids Indoor Playcentre, Absolutely Karting, Windsor Leisure Centre, Hobbs of Henley, Beeches, Sector 7 Laser (Combat Gaming), Maidenhead Steam Navigation Company, Old Thatch Gardens, Dorney Court, Ray Mill Island, Homefield Wood, Kidwells Park, Bracknell Leisure Centre, Cheeky Charlies Play Centre.

A selection of Maidenhead streets and roads: Tithe Barn Drive, Greenfields, Hatfield Close, Cherington Gate, The Shaw, Chauntry Road, Popes Lane, Gibraltar Lane, Belmont Vale, Holly Drive, Ray Park Lane, Brunel Road, Moor End, Woodhurst Road, Clifton Close, Cheniston Grove, Hendons Way, Huntswood Lane, Honey Lane, Badger Close, Lonsdale Close, Stonehouse Lane, Harvest Hill Road, Langworthy Lane, Calder Close, Sheepcote Lane, Athlone Close, Shepherds Lane, Maypole Road, Quarry Wood, Vauxhall Road, Approach Road, Briar Glen, Windsor Road, Court Close, Ilchester Close, Pearce Road, Westfield Road, Harcourt Close, Holyport Street, Powis Close, Lambourne Drive, Partridge Mead, Grassy Lane, Bartletts Lane, Chauntry Mews, Harcourt Road, Crescent Drive, Heynes Green, Tollgate, College Avenue.

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