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Moreton Say, Shropshire

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Moreton Say, Shropshire

Moreton Say is a small village and sparsely populated civil parish in Shropshire, England, near the borders with Cheshire and Staffordshire, just Northwest of the town of Market Drayton. It is sometimes spelled Moreton Saye or Moreton Sea. The civil parish, which also covers the hamlets of Longford and Longslow, had a total population of 429 at the 2001 census. The parish is 5,999 acres . There are no shops or services within the village.
Post townMarket Drayton
Administrative CountyShropshire
Traditional CountyShropshire
OS GridSJ6234
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionWest Midlands
Police AuthorityWest Mercia
Fire and Rescue AuthorityShropshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityShropshire
Ambulance AuthorityWest Midlands
Dialling code01630

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

Moreton Say, par. and vil., Shropshire, 3 miles W. of Market Dray ton, 4832 ac., pop. 649; Lord Clive (1725-1774) was interred here.

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