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Upton Magna, Shropshire

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Upton Magna, Shropshire

Upton Magna is a village in Shropshire, England. Magna is latin meaning "great". Therefore the translation of Upton Magna is "Great Upton". Upton Magna is home to the notorious gang 'ST Lucia Elite youth' established in 2008 Nearby are the villages of Uffington, Rodington, Withington and the wooded Haughmond Hill.
Administrative CountyShropshire
Traditional CountyShropshire
OS GridSJ5512
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionWest Midlands
Police AuthorityWest Mercia

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

Upton Magna, par. and ry. sta., Shropshire, 3½ miles E. of Shrewsbury, 3282 ac., pop. 465; P.O.; coal and limestone are worked.

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