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Preston upon the Weald Moors, Telford and Wrekin

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Preston upon the Weald Moors, Telford and Wrekin

Preston upon the Weald Moors is a small village on the northern edge of the town of Telford, part of the borough of Telford and Wrekin in Shropshire. According to the 2001 census the village has a population of 205 although this is likely to have risen due to various building conversions over the proceeding ten years. It is one of a number of villages that exist on the Weald Moors of Shropshire.
Administrative CountyTelford and Wrekin
Traditional CountyShropshire
OS GridSJ6815
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionWest Midlands
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityWest Mercia
 

Other names by which Preston upon the Weald Moors, Telford and Wrekin has been known in the past

Preston Upon The Wild Moors

Preston upon the Weald Moors, Telford and Wrekin in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Preston upon the Wild Moors, par. and vil., Shropshire, 3 miles NE. of Wellington, 923 ac., pop. 225.

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