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Ingestre, Staffordshire

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Ingestre, Staffordshire

Ingestre is a village and former civil parish in Staffordshire, England. It is four miles to the north-east of the county town of Stafford. Ingestre Hall is a local landmark. It was formerly served by both Weston and Ingestre railway station and Ingestre railway station. The village, and former civil parish, of Tixall is nearby. The civil parishes of Tixall and Ingestre were merged into a single parish of Ingestre with Tixall in 1979.
Administrative CountyStaffordshire
Traditional CountyStaffordshire
OS GridSJ9824
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionWest Midlands
Police AuthorityStaffordshire

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

Ingestrent ~ Gestreon

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

Ingestre, par. and ry. sta., in co. and 4 miles NE. of Stafford, on river Trent, 879 ac., pop. 138; gives the title of viscount to the Earl of Shrewsbury, whose seat (Ingestre Park) is in the par.

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