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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 stretching back to early Anglo-Saxon times, Maidenhead lies in the county of Berks (Berkshire) in the Home Counties, within the Royal Borough of Windsor & Maidenhead around 40 km from the centre of London. The town has a population of roughly 78,000 & lies beside the River Thames. Maidenhead is a substantial 'dormitory' suburb of London, though is still a pleasant venue for checking out the nearby countryside. The Thames here is traversed by an 18th century road bridge together with a stunning railway bridge built in eighteen thirty eight by the brilliant engineer Isambard Kingdom Brunel, the rail bridge is the setting of Joseph Mallord Turner's painting 'Rain, Steam and Speed'. The Thames at Maidenhead is also well known for Boulter's Lock, a well-liked boating assembly point and beauty spot. To the west of Maidenhead you will find the Courage Shire Horse Centre, where the well known brewers 12 Shire horses can be seen, along with a presentation on the the historical past of the horses. In the town itself you can see almshouses dating from 1659. The Harry Reitlinger Bequest is an interesting collection of sculpture, paintings, glassware and pottery. Ray Mill Island is a park, & the mill is now a hotel. The widley known Italianate mansion Cliveden looks down on the river in neighbouring Taplow.

The Historical Past of Maidenhead: The initial settlement of Maidenhythe grew up beside the the River Thames in Saxon times. The famous bridge across the river was constructed in around 1777 (for around £19,000), the original wooden bridge, first built in 1255 had a wharf beside it and it is from this that the town is believed to have derived its current name (from 'New Wharf' or 'Maiden Hythe'). Following the constructing of this 1st bridge, Maidenhead got to be a crucial stop off point for travellers making the journey from Bath to London.

Maidenhead Bridge and River Thames - geograph.org.uk - 205285The railway line found its way to Maidenhead in 1838 (Great Western Railway) and a railway bridge was erected over the Thames designed by the great Isambard Kingdom Brunel. In the 19th Century Maidenhead became a very popular riverside resort for London's affluent and prosperous & the hotel by the river became the haunt of notorious playboys of the day. Following the coming of the railway the town grew quickly and in 1894 it separated from the parishes of Bray and Cookham, developing into a town in its own right.

Contemporary Maidenhead is in the centre of 'communter country' and its handy spot on the A4/ M4 makes it a valuable centre for the area. While a good many commute from Maidenhead to The City & some other big towns in the region, the town itself has some light industry and provides jobs for many in such sectors as pharmaceuticals, computer software & plastics.

Maidenhead is widely known for its football team Maidenhead United (referred to as the Magpies) which plays at York Road one of the oldest grounds on the planet. Maidenhead United were established in 1870 & were one of the first fifteen entries in the first F.A. Cup competition which took place in 1871-72.

Maidenhead Places of Interest: Without doubt one of the most popular points of interest for folks going to Maidenhead is definitely the River Thames itself, with its water related facilities, its natural beauty, its flora and fauna and its pretty riverside walks. If no reason other than this, the town is truly worth the trip. For individuals very much interested in the history of Maidenhead, the Maidenhead Heritage Centre and Museum will be the first port of call. Here you'll learn about Maidenhead history from the times of the Romans along to the present day and enjoy artifacts, photos and records pertaining to the town and its story. Film fans might well want to go to the 8-screen Odeon multiplex cinema, whereas sports addicts could go and watch the local Maidenhead United play football at their York Road ground, or check out the Magnet Leisure Centre enjoying its awesome swimming pool and amazing choice of activities and sports available for the local community and visitors alike.

You could also visit: Thames Valley Adventure Playground, Edwards Amusements, Riverside Gardens and Play Area, Thames Valley Falconry Center, Windsor Great Park, Premier Karting, Big Fun 4 Kids Indoor Playcentre, Pullingshill Wood, Absolutely Karting, Wayside Stables, Dinton Pastures Country Park, Old Thatch Gardens, Cliveden Gardens and Maze, Whoosh Play Centre, Dorney Court, Slough Ice Arena, Jungle Mania (Bourne End), Ray Mill Island, Homefield Wood, Church Wood, Snakes and Ladders at Slough, Hobbs of Henley, Skirmish Wycombe, Windsor Leisure Centre, Montem Leisure Centre, Maidenhead Steam Navigation Company, Bracknell Ice Skating, Savill Garden, Bisham Woods, Windsor Castle, Langley Leisure Centre.

A selection of Maidenhead streets and roads: Hardings Green, Elizabeth Close, Lightlands Lane, Queensway, Boulters Lock Island, Halldore Hill, Moor End, Auckland Close, Kinghorn Lane, Pondwood Lane, Somerford Close, Brookdene Close, Bridle Road, Redriff Close, Highfield Road, Chauntry Mews, Wheatfield Close, Cedars Road, Farm Road, Camden Road, Silvertrees Drive, Bishop Court, Church Views, School Lane, Laxton Green, Malders Lane, Hillmead Court, Highgrove Park, Station Hill, Bridge Street, Church Hill, Manor Way, Cliveden Road, Briar Dene, Walgrove Gardens, The Causeway, Grange Road, Rochford Way, Hendons Way, Derwent Drive, Crescent Dale, Cox Green Road, The Moor, Minton Rise, Saxon Gardens, Lower Cookham Road, Graham Road, Grenfell Road, Southwood Gardens, Hobbis Drive, Barnfield Close.

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