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Tettenhall, City of Wolverhampton

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Tettenhall, City of Wolverhampton

Tettenhall (previously known as Totehala and Totenhale) is a historic part of the city of Wolverhampton, England. The name Tettenhall is probably derived from Teotta's Halh, Teotta being a person's name and Halh being a sheltered position. Tettenhall only became part of Wolverhampton in 1966, along with Bilston and Wednesfield.
Post townWolverhampton
Administrative CountyCity of Wolverhampton
Traditional CountyStaffordshire
OS GridSJ8800
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionWest Midlands
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityWest Midlands
Fire and Rescue AuthorityWest Midlands
Fire and Rescue AuthorityWest Midlands
Ambulance AuthorityWest Midlands
Dialling code01902
Population5,225 (2001 Census)
 

Other names by which Tettenhall, City of Wolverhampton has been known in the past

Tetnall ~ Theoten Hall ~ Tibnel ~ Totenhale ~ Totehala

Tettenhall, City of Wolverhampton in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Tettenhall, par. and vil., Staffordshire, 2 miles NW. of Wolverhampton, 7600 ac., pop. 5474; P.O., T.O.; has hardware mfrs., and contains the waterworks of the Wolverhampton corporation.

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