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Wrockwardine Wood, Telford and Wrekin

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Wrockwardine Wood, Telford and Wrekin

Wrockwardine Wood (pronounced "Rock-war-dine") was originally a detached piece of woodland, then a township, formerly belonging to the manor and parish of Wrockwardine. Wrockwardine is located approximately 7 miles from Wrockwardine Wood. Wrockwardine Wood is located in North East Telford in Shropshire and is bordered by Donnington, St Georges, Trench, The Nabb and Oakengates.
Post townTELFORD
Administrative CountyTelford and Wrekin
Traditional CountyShropshire
OS GridSJ7011
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionWest Midlands
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityWest Mercia
Fire and Rescue AuthorityShropshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityShropshire
Ambulance AuthorityWest Midlands
Dialling code01952
Population4,900
 

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

Wrockwardine Wood, eccl. dist., Eyton upon the Wild Moors and Wrockwardine pars., Shropshire, 3½ m. E. of Wellington, pop. 3207; P.O.; has glass-making, and forges and workshops for the mfr. of bar-iron.

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