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Talke, Staffordshire

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Talke, Staffordshire

Talke is a village in the English county of Staffordshire, four miles northwest of Newcastle-under-Lyme.
Post townNewcastle, Staffs
Administrative CountyStaffordshire
Traditional CountyStaffordshire
OS GridSJ8253
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionWest Midlands
Police AuthorityStaffordshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityStaffordshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityStaffordshire
Ambulance AuthorityWest Midlands
Dialling code01782

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

Talk O Th Hill ~ Talc

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

Talke (or Talk-o'-th'-Hill), eccl. dist., Audley par., Staffordshire, 5 miles NW. of Newcastle under Lyme, pop. 4550; P.O., T.O.; has collieries and ironworks; the hill commands a view over parts of 9 counties.

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