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Fenton, City of Stoke-on-Trent

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Fenton, City of Stoke-on-Trent

Fenton is one of the six towns of the Stoke-on-Trent conurbation which were federated in 1910. It is situated in the south-east of the city. Arnold Bennett called his fictionalised version of Stoke-on-Trent the "Five Towns", and Fenton has been dubbed the town Arnold Bennett forgot.
Post townSTOKE-ON-TRENT
Administrative CountyCity of Stoke-on-Trent
Traditional CountyStaffordshire
OS GridSJ8944
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
Population12,194 (2001 Census)
 

Other names by which Fenton, City of Stoke-on-Trent has been known in the past

Fentone

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

Fenton, local govt. dist. and ry. sta., Stoke upon Trent par., Staffordshire, 1390 ac., pop. 13,830: eccl. dist., pop. 8837.

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