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Hartshill, City of Stoke-on-Trent

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Hartshill, City of Stoke-on-Trent

Hartshill is a village in the borough of North Warwickshire, England. Hartshill is three miles from Nuneaton town centre but is still regarded as a suburb of the town despite being in the North Warwickshire borough. In the 2001 census, the civil parish of Hartshill had a population of 3,611. Hartshill is notable because of the writer Michael Drayton who knew William Shakespeare. Drayton was born at Chapel Cottage in Hartshill Green in 1563. A school in Hartshill bears his name.
Administrative CountyCity of Stoke-on-Trent
Traditional CountyStaffordshire
OS GridSJ8645
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionWest Midlands
Police AuthorityStaffordshire

Hartshill, City of Stoke-on-Trent in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Hartshill.-- eccl. dist., Stoke-upon-Trent par., N. Staffordshire, pop. 3241; has a fine Gothic church, and contains the new North Staffordshire Infirmary.

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