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Trefonen, Shropshire

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Trefonen, Shropshire

Trefonen is a small village located approximately 3 miles south-west of Oswestry, and 3 miles east of the England-Wales border, in Shropshire, England. The name translates into "village of the ash trees" in English. In 2001, the total population was 1,798, but there has been considerable housing development since that time.
Administrative CountyShropshire
Traditional CountyShropshire
OS GridSJ2526
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionWest Midlands
Police AuthorityWest Mercia

Trefonen, Shropshire in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Trefonen, eccl. dist., Oswestry par., Shropshire, 3 miles SW. of Oswestry, pop. 1239; P.O.

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