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Cold Hatton, Telford and Wrekin

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Cold Hatton, Telford and Wrekin

Cold Hatton is a small village in Shropshire, located around 6 miles south of Hodnet near the confluence of the River Tern and River Meese. It is in the civil parish of Ercall Magna, and since 1998 has been part of the Telford and Wrekin unitary district. The name Hatton is derived from the Old English hæþ-tun, meaning "settlement on the heath". The affix "cold", in English placenames, is usually taken to refer to a village's cold or exposed location.
Administrative CountyTelford and Wrekin
Traditional CountyShropshire
OS GridSJ6221
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionWest Midlands
Police AuthorityWest Mercia

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