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Rowton, Telford and Wrekin

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Rowton, Telford and Wrekin

Rowton is a small village located seven miles north of the Market Town of Wellington, Shropshire. The area is a Chapelry Division of High Ercall Parish.
Post townTELFORD
Administrative CountyTelford and Wrekin
Traditional CountyShropshire
OS GridSJ6119
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionWest Midlands
Police AuthorityWest Mercia
Fire and Rescue AuthorityShropshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityShropshire
Ambulance AuthorityWest Midlands
Dialling code01952

Other names by which Rowton, Telford and Wrekin has been known in the past

Rugheton ~ Rugeton

Rowton, Telford and Wrekin in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Rowton, curacy, Ercall Magna par., Shropshire, 6 miles NW. of Wellington.

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