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Wheaton Aston, Staffordshire

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Wheaton Aston, Staffordshire

Wheaton Aston is a village in Staffordshire, England about 9 miles south west of Stafford and 7 miles west of Cannock. It is located beside Bridge 19 of the Shropshire Union Canal. The civil parish is called Lapley, Stretton and Wheaton Aston. It has a population of several thousand according to the latest British Survey. It has good transport links making it an ideal commuter village to the large cities of the English Midlands.
DistrictSouth Staffordshire
Administrative CountyStaffordshire
Traditional CountyStaffordshire
OS GridSJ8512
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionWest Midlands
Police AuthorityStaffordshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityStaffordshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityStaffordshire
Ambulance AuthorityWest Midlands
Population2,529 (2004 Estimate)

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

Aston Wheaton

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

Wheaton-Aston, vil., Lapley par., Staffordshire, 4 miles NW. of Brewood; P.O.

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