British Place Names

A comprehensive online gazetteer

Home » Staffordshire » Betley, Staffordshire - local map, administrative data, historical information and reader comments

Betley, Staffordshire

Local area map loading...

Betley, Staffordshire

Betley is a village and civil parish in the Newcastle district of Staffordshire, England, about halfway between Newcastle-under-Lyme and Nantwich. Betley forms a continual linear settlement with Wrinehill.
Post townCREWE
Administrative CountyStaffordshire
Traditional CountyStaffordshire
OS GridSJ7548
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionWest Midlands
Police AuthorityStaffordshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityStaffordshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityStaffordshire
Ambulance AuthorityWest Midlands
Dialling code01270
Population921 (2001 Census)

Other names by which Betley, Staffordshire has been known in the past

Beteby ~ Betelege

Betley, Staffordshire in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Betley, par. and vil. with ry. sta. (Betley Road), N. Staffordshire, 6½ miles NW. of Newcastle-under-Lyme, 1463 ac., pop. 821; P.O.; contains seat of Betley Hall. Betley Mere, a small lake, is close to the vil.

Your comments about Betley, Staffordshire

What do you know about Betley, Staffordshire? Give us the benefit of your local knowledge and opinions here!

comments powered by Disqus