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Brocton, Staffordshire

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Brocton, Staffordshire

Brocton is a village and civil parish in the Stafford borough of Staffordshire, England. It is located about four miles (6 km) south-east of Stafford town centre, and just outside the built-up area of Stafford, on the edge of Cannock Chase. According to the 2001 census it had a population of 1,052. It is one of the most affluent areas in Staffordshire and is an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty (AONB).
Administrative CountyStaffordshire
Traditional CountyStaffordshire
OS GridSJ9619
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionWest Midlands
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityStaffordshire
 

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

Brockton

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

Brockton.-- township with ry. sta. (Milford and Brocton), Baswick par., in W. of co. and 4 miles SE. of Stafford, 1990 ac., pop. 224.

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