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Cherrington, Telford and Wrekin

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Cherrington, Telford and Wrekin

Cherrington is a village in Shropshire, England, in the civil parish of Tibberton and Cherrington. It was recorded as a manor in Domesday, when it was held by Gerard de Tournai, and was stated to have been held by a man named Uliet in the time of Edward the Confessor, although it was recorded as "waste", in an uncultivated state, by the time Gerard took possession of it.
Administrative CountyTelford and Wrekin
Traditional CountyShropshire
OS GridSJ6619
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionWest Midlands
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityWest Mercia
 

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

Cerlintone

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

Cherrington, township, Edgmond par., S. Shropshire, 5½ miles W. of Newport, 1086 ac., pop. 183.

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