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Adderley, Shropshire

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Adderley, Shropshire

Adderley is a village and civil parish in the English county of Shropshire, several kilometres north of Market Drayton. It is known as Eldredelei in the Domesday Book. Adderley Hall was completed in 1881 but was demolished in 1955. Here is the description of the village from The National Gazetteer of Great Britain and Ireland (1868): "ADDERLEY, (or Atherley), a parish in the hundred of North Bradford, in the county of Salop, 4 miles to the N.W. of Market Drayton.
Administrative CountyShropshire
Traditional CountyShropshire
OS GridSJ6639
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionWest Midlands
Police AuthorityWest Mercia
Fire and Rescue AuthorityShropshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityShropshire
Ambulance AuthorityWest Midlands

Other names by which Adderley, Shropshire has been known in the past


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

Adderley, par., ry. sta., and seat, N. Shropshire, on river Weaver, 4 miles N. of Market Drayton, 4037 ac. (43 water), pop. 434; P.O.

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