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Trentham, City of Stoke-on-Trent

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Trentham, City of Stoke-on-Trent

Trentham is a southern suburb of the city of Stoke-on-Trent, in North Staffordshire. It is located to the south-west of the city centre, and to the south of the neighbouring town of Newcastle-under-Lyme. Although the majority of Trentham is within the city limits, it is mostly separated from the main urban area by surrounding open space and by the Trent and Mersey Canal and the River Trent, giving the locality the feel of a distinct village.
Post townSTOKE-ON-TRENT
Administrative CountyCity of Stoke-on-Trent
Traditional CountyStaffordshire
OS GridSJ8741
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 Trentham, City of Stoke-on-Trent has been known in the past

Trent Ham ~ Tricing Ham ~ Trenham

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

Trentham, par. and vil. with ry. sta., Staffordshire, on river Trent - par. (partly in parl. bor. of Stoke upon Trent, and containing town of Dresden), 7445 ac., pop. 8383; vil., 3 m. S. of Stoke upon Trent; P.O., T.O.; Trentham Hall is the seat of the Duke of Sutherland, who takes hence the title of viscount; at Trentham stood a Saxon nunnery, which was superseded by a priory of time of Henry I.

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