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TEMPSFORD is a village and civil parish in the English county of Bedfordshire
Bedfordshire
.

The village is split by the A1 Great North Road and is located just before the junction with the A428 at the Black Cat Roundabout . To the east of the village is the site of the former RAF Tempsford airfield.

It was served by Tempsford railway station
Tempsford railway station
.

HISTORY

In 917 Tempsford
Tempsford
was a fortified Danish burh where, following an unsuccessful attack on Bedford
Bedford
, the Battle of Tempsford took place. The Danes were defeated by an English army led by King Edward the Elder .

REFERENCES

* ^ "Civil Parish population 2011". Neig