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Acton, Wrexham

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Acton, Wrexham

Acton is a local government community, the lowest tier of local government, part of the Wrexham County Borough in Wales. It lies in the north-eastern part of the market town of Wrexham. The area is largely residential and at its centre, lies Acton Park, the location of the former Acton Hall.
Post townWREXHAM
Administrative CountyWrexham
Traditional CountyDenbighshire
OS GridSJ3451
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Police AuthorityNorth Wales
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNorth Wales
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNorth Wales
Ambulance AuthorityWelsh
Dialling code01978
Population12,960 (2001 Census)

Acton, Wrexham in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Acton, township, Denbighsh., 1 mile NE. of Wrexham, 890 ac. (9 water), pop. 333; was the birthplace of Judge Jeffreys. A. Park is in vicinity.

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