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Ashley, Staffordshire

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Ashley, Staffordshire

Ashley is a village and former civil parish in the Borough of Newcastle-under-Lyme of Staffordshire, England. According to the 2001 census it had a population of 508. The village is close to the border of Shropshire, adjacent to Loggerheads, and is 4 miles (6 km) west north west of Market Drayton.
Post townNear Market Drayton
Administrative CountyStaffordshire
Traditional CountyStaffordshire
OS GridSJ7636
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionWest Midlands
Police AuthorityStaffordshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityStaffordshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityStaffordshire
Ambulance AuthorityWest Midlands
Dialling code01630
Population508 (2001 Census)

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


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

Ashley, par., N. Staffordshire, 4 miles S. of Whitmore ry. sta. and 5 miles NE. of Market-Drayton, 2821 ac., pop. 806; P.O. A Roman camp is in the vicinity.

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