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Tixall is a small village and former civil parish in the English county of Staffordshire lying on the western side of the Trent valley between Rugeley and Stone, Staffordshire and roughly 4 miles east of Stafford. Deriving from the Old English 'Ticheshale' the name is said to mean 'hollow of the goats'.
|OS Settlement Classification||Other settlement (village, hamlet etc)|
Other names by which Tixall, Staffordshire has been known in the past
Ticks Hall ~ Tixal ~ Ticheshale
Tixall, Staffordshire in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)
Tixall, par. and vil., in co. and 3½ miles E. of Stafford, 2369 ac., pop. 226; P.O.; near vil. is Tixall Hall, seat; on Tixall Heath are two barrows.
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