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Saffron Walden is a town in the county of Essex in southeastern England, located 18 mile south of Cambridge and 43 miles north of London

The first settlement here was in the Neolithic Era. It was also most likely the site of a Roman fort. A stone castle, Walden Castle, was built here in 1140.

Today, Saffron Walden is known for its architecture, shopfronts, downtown area, history, castle, church, and gardens.

People Born in Saffron Walden

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Saffron Walden in People's Lives

Ralph FiennesI traveled here in 2010 to film scenes of the movie Page Eight.

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