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Great Ryton, Shropshire

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Great Ryton, Shropshire

Great Ryton is a small village in Shropshire, England. It is located less than a mile to the northeast of the village of Dorrington and the A49 road there. Together with the neighbouring hamlet of Little Ryton and Ryton Grove, the combined community is often referred to as simply "Ryton". (Not to be confused however with the village and parish of Ryton, which also is in Shropshire. ) Ryton lies at around 106m above sea level. The population was estimated as being 142 in 2008.
Administrative CountyShropshire
Traditional CountyShropshire
OS GridSJ4803
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionWest Midlands
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityWest Mercia
 

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