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Norton in Hales, Shropshire

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Norton in Hales, Shropshire

Norton in Hales is a village and parish in Shropshire, England. It lies on the A53 between the town of Market Drayton and Woore, Shropshire's most northeasterly village and parish. Staffordshire is to the east of the parish and Cheshire to the west. Also within the parish is the village of Betton. Within the village is Norton in Hales Church of England Primary School, Saint Chad's Church, The Hinds Head Inn, and a large playing field.
Administrative CountyShropshire
Traditional CountyShropshire
OS GridSJ7038
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionWest Midlands
Police AuthorityWest Mercia

Other names by which Norton in Hales, Shropshire has been known in the past


Norton in Hales, Shropshire in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Norton In Hales, par. and vil. with ry. sta., Shropshire, 4 miles NE. of Market Dray ton, 1878 ac., pop. 373; P.O., called Norton.

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