Farnborough is a town in north east , England, part of the borough of Rushmoor and the Farnborough/Aldershot Built-up Area. Farnborough was founded in Saxon times and is mentioned in the Domesday Book of 1086.

Landmarks in the Area

Railway station
Farnborough railway station is on the South Western Main Line and serves the town of in , . Photo: Stephen Craven, CC BY-SA 2.0.

Farnborough College of Technology is a college located in the town of , in the of England. Photo: Lewis Hulbert, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Farnborough Hill is a independent day school for 550 girls aged 11–18 located in , . Photo: Lewis Hulbert, CC BY-SA 3.0.

The Farnborough Air Sciences Trust museum holds a collection of aircraft, satellites, simulators, wind tunnel and Royal Aircraft Establishment-related material. Photo: Tony Wood, CC BY-SA 2.0.

Localities in the Area

Cove is an ancient village turned suburb, forming the western part of in the county of in the south-east of . is situated 1¼ miles west of Farnborough.

Mytchett is a small suburban village in , 30 miles west-southwest of Charing Cross, and centred 2 miles east of the town centre of , . is situated 1¼ miles east of Farnborough.

Frimley Green is a suburban village of 580 acres with ward status in the English county of is situated 1¼ miles northeast of Farnborough. Photo: Nigel Cox, CC BY-SA 2.0.

North Camp is a suburb of . It covers most of the southern part of the town, adjoining Aldershot Military Town as part of the Farnborough/Aldershot_Built-up_Area. is situated 1½ miles south of Farnborough.


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