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Kinnerley, Shropshire

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Kinnerley, Shropshire

Kinnerley is a small village in Shropshire, England. The village was a stop on the now defunct Shropshire and Montgomeryshire Railway, that ran from 1866 to 1960. The village today has a school, a church, a shop and a pub (the Cross Keys). It is small village separating neighbouring villages Dovaston and Pentre and the nearest town is Oswestry. To the north is the village of Knockin. It is home to the acting society known as "The Kinnerley Players" and also has its own football team.
Administrative CountyShropshire
Traditional CountyShropshire
OS GridSJ3320
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionWest Midlands
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityWest Mercia
Fire and Rescue AuthorityShropshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityShropshire
Ambulance AuthorityWest Midlands
Dialling code01691
 

Other names by which Kinnerley, Shropshire has been known in the past

Kinnersley ~ Chernardelei

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

Kinnerley., par. and vil., Shropshire, in NW. of co., 13½ miles NE. of Shrewsbury, 5891 ac., pop. 1200; P.O.

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