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Ketley, Telford and Wrekin

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Ketley, Telford and Wrekin

Ketley is a suburb of the new town of Telford in the borough of Telford and Wrekin and ceremonial county of Shropshire, England. It is a civil parish. East Ketley is currently being re-developed as part of the Telford Millennium Community, part of the Millennium Communities Programme. It will consist of around 750 new homes and some live/work units, a new primary school, some small offices and retail and leisure services.
Administrative CountyTelford and Wrekin
Traditional CountyShropshire
OS GridSJ6710
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionWest Midlands
Police AuthorityWest Mercia

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

Ketley, eccl. dist and vil. with ry. sta., Wellington par., in E. of Shropshire-dist., pop. 2962; vil., 1¾ mile SE. of Wellington by rail; P.O.; has extensive coal and iron mines; the ironworks are among the oldest in the kingdom.

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