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Rudyard, Staffordshire

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Rudyard, Staffordshire

Rudyard is a lakeside village in the county of Staffordshire, England, west of Leek and on the shore of Rudyard Lake. Rudyard was served by a railway station which was opened by the North Staffordshire Railway on 22 July 1850.
Administrative CountyStaffordshire
Traditional CountyStaffordshire
OS GridSJ9458
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionWest Midlands
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityStaffordshire
 

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

Rudierd

Rudyard, Staffordshire in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Rudyard, township and ry. sta., Leek par., Staffordshire, 2 miles NW. of Leek, 1435 ac., pop. 72; here is the reservoir (2 miles long) of the Uttoxeter Canal.

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