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Location: Berkshire, Home Counties, UK.

Postcode: SL6

Dialling Code: 01628

Population: 78,000 (2011)

Maidenhead - A historic town with a story harping back to far off Anglo-Saxon days, Maidenhead can be found in the county of Berkshire in the Home Counties, within the Royal Borough of Windsor & Maidenhead about 40km from London's centre. The town has a population of close to seventy eight thousand inhabitants & sits on the banks of the River Thames. It is a considerable 'dormitory' suburb for London, yet is a decent region for exploring the charming nearby countryside. The River Thames here is spanned by an 18th century road bridge together with a splendid railway bridge built in 1838 by the superb engineer Isambard Kingdom Brunel, the railway bridge was the inspiration for Joseph Turner's work 'Rain, Steam and Speed'. The river at Maidenhead is in addition renowned for Boulter's Lock, a well-liked boating rendezvous & beauty spot. West of Maidenhead is the Courage Shire Horse Centre, a place that the widely known brewers twelve Shire horses can be seen, plus a display on the historic past of those horses. In the town itself you can view almshouses dating from the mid-17th century. The Harry Reitlinger Bequest is a great collection of paintings, sculpture, glassware and pottery. Ray Mill Island is a public garden, and the mill was later turned into a hotel. The famed National Trust house of Cliveden stands high above in nearby Taplow.

The History of Maidenhead: The former settlement of Maiden Hythe started by the river during Anglo-Saxon times. The famed bridge across the river was made in about 1777 (for around £19,000), the original wooden bridge, first put up in 1255 had a wharf built adjacent to it and it is from this that the town is considered to have been named (from 'New Wharf' or 'Maiden Hythe'). Soon after the establishment of this 1st bridge, Maidenhead grew into an important stopping off place for travellers on the journey from Bath to London.

Maidenhead Bridge and River Thames - geograph.org.uk - 205285The railway service arrived at Maidenhead in 1838 (Great Western Railway) and a rail bridge was built over the Thames to a design by the remarkable Isambard Kingdom Brunel. During the Nineteenth Century Maidenhead developed into very popular riverside resort for London's prosperous & affluent and the hotel on the riverbank became the haunt of infamous playboys of those times. Soon after the coming of the railway service the town expanded pretty quickly and in 1894 it split up from the parishes of Bray & Cookham, becoming a town in its own right.

Twenty-first century Maidenhead is in the heart of 'communter country' and its key setting on the A4/ M4 makes it a significant commercial centre for the region. Even though many commute from Maidenhead to London and various other major towns in the region, Maidenhead itself has a smattering of light industry and provides jobs for many workers in such industries as pharmaceuticals, plastics and computer software.

Maidenhead is respected for its soccer team Maidenhead United (referred to as the Magpies) which plays at York Road claimed to be one of the oldest football grounds around the world. Maidenhead United were formed in eighteen seventy and were one of the first fifteen entrants in the very first F.A. Cup tournament which took place in 1871-72.

Maidenhead Attractions: Amongst the leading tourist attractions for folks going to Maidenhead is without a doubt the Thames itself, with its boating, its natural splendor, its wildlife and its beautiful riverside walks. If for no other justification than that, Maidenhead is well worth a visit. For everybody looking into the history of Maidenhead, the Maidenhead Heritage Centre and Museum ought to be the first port of call. Here one can find out about Maidenhead history since the times of the Romans along to the present and view photos, records and artifacts related to the town and its story. Movie fanatics might well want to head for the eight-screen Odeon cinema, while sporting fanatics might go and see the local Maidenhead United play football at their York Road ground, or possibly go to the Magnet Leisure Centre enjoying its fantastic pool and tremendous array of recreation activities and sports provided for the local community and visitors alike.

You could also visit: Old Thatch Gardens, Gleniffer Stables, Dinton Pastures Country Park, Ray Mill Island, Jungle Mania (Bourne End), Longridge Activity Centre (Marlow), Montem Leisure Centre, Riverside Gardens and Play Area, Edwards Amusements, Windsor Great Park, Windsor Castle, Kidwells Park, Church Wood, Odds Farm Park, Monkey Mates Play Centre, Homefield Wood, Bracknell Ski Slope, Whoosh Play Centre, Dorney Court, Braywick Nature Centre, Cheeky Charlies Play Centre, Slough Ice Arena, Skirmish Wycombe, Wayside Stables, E J Churchill Shooting Ground, Thames Valley Falconry Center, River and Rowing Museum, Odeon Multiplex Cinema, Cocksherd Bluebell Wood (Britwell), Hobbs of Henley, Museum of Berkshire Aviation.

A selection of Maidenhead streets and roads: Gage Close, Truro Close, Balmoral, Bell Street, Lock Mead, Regal Court, Nicholsons Lane, Providence Place, Islet Park, Elm Grove, Headington Close, Knowsley Close, Michael Close, Innings Lane, Approach Road, Ellington Gardens, Oak Stubbs Lane, Altwood Drive, Abell Gardens, Welbeck Road, Wheatfield Close, Pages Wharf, Donnington Gardens, Gordon Road, Norden Road, Shirley Road, Westacott Way, Tollgate, Huntercombe Lane South, Milverton Close, Chestnut Park, Taplow Road, Ostler Gate, Camley Gardens, Hatfield Close, Ferndale Park, Stafford Close, Birdwood Road, Shifford Crescent, Norfolk Park Cottages, Court Drive, Danes Gardens, Boyn Valley Road, High Road, Amerden Lane, Boundary Road, Lassell Gardens, Trenchard Road, Amberley Court, Lancaster Road, Castle Mews.

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