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Prees, Shropshire

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Prees, Shropshire

Administrative CountyShropshire
Traditional CountyShropshire
OS GridSJ5533
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionWest Midlands
Police AuthorityWest Mercia
Fire and Rescue AuthorityShropshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityShropshire
Ambulance AuthorityWest Midlands
Dialling code01948
Population2,688 (2001 Census)

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


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

Prees, par. and vil. with ry. sta., Shropshire - par. (containing Calverhall, Fauls, and Whixall ecol. dists.), 13,743 ac., pop. 3068; vil., 4½ miles S. of Whitchurch; P.O., T.O.; in vicinity is Prees Hall, seat.

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