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Beckbury, Shropshire

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Beckbury, Shropshire

Beckbury is a village and civil parish in Shropshire, England. Beckbury has a population of 327 according to the 2001 census. The village is about eight miles south-east of Telford and is close to the Staffordshire border. The small rural parish of Beckbury lies on the Shropshire–Staffordshire border 6 km. south of Shifnal. It has a pub - the Seven Stars, a Church of England school, and a parish church.
Administrative CountyShropshire
Traditional CountyShropshire
OS GridSJ7601
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionWest Midlands
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityWest Mercia
Fire and Rescue AuthorityShropshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityShropshire
Ambulance AuthorityWest Midlands
Population327
 

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

Becheberie

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

Beckbury, par., S. Shropshire, 5 miles SE. of Shiffnall, 1343 ac., pop. 329; P.O.

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