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Chesterton, Staffordshire

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Chesterton, Staffordshire

Chesterton is a small, former mining village, located in the Borough of Newcastle-under-Lyme, Staffordshire, England. It sits near the market town of Newcastle-under-Lyme. Chesterton is the second largest individual ward in the Borough of Newcastle-under-Lyme, of which Kidsgrove is the largest. In the 2011 census, Chesterton's population stood at 7,421.
DistrictNewcastle-under-Lyme
Post townNewcastle, Staffs
Administrative CountyStaffordshire
Traditional CountyStaffordshire
OS GridSJ8349
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionWest Midlands
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityStaffordshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityStaffordshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityStaffordshire
Ambulance AuthorityWest Midlands
Dialling code01782
Population7,111 (2001 census)
 

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

Chesterton Under Lime

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

Chesterton, eccl. dist. and vil., Audley and Wolstanton pars., N. Staffordshire, pop. 7045. The vil. is 2 m. N W. of Burslem; P.O., T.O., 1 Bank.

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