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Wrockwardine, Telford and Wrekin

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Wrockwardine, Telford and Wrekin

Wrockwardine (pronounced "Rock-war-deen/dyne") is a village and civil parish in the borough of Telford and Wrekin and ceremonial county of Shropshire, England. It lies north of The Wrekin and the M54/A5, and west of Wellington. There is a church, St Peter's, dating back to Saxon times.
Post townTELFORD
Administrative CountyTelford and Wrekin
Traditional CountyShropshire
OS GridSJ6211
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 Wrockwardine, Telford and Wrekin has been known in the past


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

Wrockwardine, par. and vil., Shropshire - par., 4608 ac., pop. 5471; contains parts of Wrockwardine Wood and Donnington Wood, eccl. districts; the vil. is 2 miles W. of Wellington.

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