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Dawley, Telford and Wrekin

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Dawley, Telford and Wrekin

Administrative CountyTelford and Wrekin
Traditional CountyShropshire
OS GridSJ6807
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionWest Midlands
Police AuthorityWest Mercia

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

Dawley Magna ~ Delaley ~ Little Dawley

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

Dawley.-- town and par., Shropshire, on Shrewsbury Canal, 4 miles SE. of Wellington and 161 miles NW. of London, 2743 ac., pop. 9200; P.O., T.O., 2 Banks; has extensive ironworks and coal mines; contains Dawley Bank, hamlet with school; P.O.; and Dawley Parva, eccl. dist., pop. 2063; P.O., called Little Dawley.

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