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Wolstanton, Staffordshire

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Wolstanton, Staffordshire

Wolstanton is a suburban area on the outskirts of Newcastle-under-Lyme, Staffordshire.
DistrictNewcastle-under-Lyme
Post townNewcastle, Staffs
Administrative CountyStaffordshire
Traditional CountyStaffordshire
OS GridSJ8548
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
 

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

Woolstanton ~ Wlstanetone

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

Wolstanton, manufacturing dist. and par., Staffordshire - par. (partly within the parl. limits of Stoke upon Trent and Newcastle under Lyme), 10,816 ac., pop. 47,216; dist., on NW. side of Stoke upon Trent, pop. 5538; P.O., T.O. Wolstanton lies within the Potteries district, and shares in its industries, besides having iron and steel works, engine works, and silk and cotton mills.

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