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Bilbrook, Staffordshire

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Bilbrook, Staffordshire

Bilbrook is a village in the South Staffordshire district of Staffordshire, England. It is situated close to the border of the West Midlands, just outside Wolverhampton. Bilbrook is often overshadowed by nearby Codsall village but has its own separate identity. The village gets its name from the Roman word for watercress, bil, that grew in the local brook until recent times.
DistrictSouth Staffordshire
Post townWOLVERHAMPTON
Administrative CountyStaffordshire
Traditional CountyStaffordshire
OS GridSJ8803
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionWest Midlands
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityStaffordshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityStaffordshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityStaffordshire
Ambulance AuthorityWest Midlands
Dialling code01902
Population5,174 (Estimate 2004)
 

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

Bilrebroch

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