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Donnington, Telford and Wrekin

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Donnington, Telford and Wrekin

For other places named Donnington, see: Donnington Donnington was not part of the new town of Telford but part of the already outdated Wellington Rural District which had built many council houses from the 1920s onwards. It is located in the borough of Telford and Wrekin and ceremonial county of Shropshire, England. Aside from the rest of urban Telford, which is to the south west, Donnington is surrounded by fields and countryside.
Administrative CountyTelford and Wrekin
Traditional CountyShropshire
OS GridSJ7013
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionWest Midlands
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityWest Mercia
 

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

Donington

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

Donnington, market town with ry. sta., 3½ miles SW. of Newport, N. Shropshire; P.O., T.O. Market-day, Saturday.

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