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Great Ness, Shropshire

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Great Ness, Shropshire

Great Ness and Little Ness are civil parishes in Shropshire, England. The two parishes share a parish council. The Great Ness and Little Ness Parish council meet on the first Tuesday of every mouth, except for January and August, at Nesscliffe Village Hall or Little Ness Hillage Hall. The parishes cover the area surrounding the village of Nesscliffe, Hopton, Kinton, Willcot, Felton-Bulter and Alderton The independent girls' day and boarding school Adcote is situated in Little Ness.
Administrative CountyShropshire
Traditional CountyShropshire
OS GridSJ3918
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionWest Midlands
Police AuthorityWest Mercia
Fire and Rescue AuthorityShropshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityShropshire
Ambulance AuthorityWest Midlands

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

Ness ~ Ness Great ~ Nesse

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

Ness, Great, par. and vil., Shropshire, 8 miles NW. of Shrewsbury, 5279 ac., pop. 657; contains Ness-cliff, vil.; P.O.; and the seat of Ness House.

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