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Draycott in the Moors, Staffordshire

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Draycott in the Moors, Staffordshire

Draycott-in-the-Moors is a village between Newcastle-under-Lyme and Uttoxeter near the River Blythe. It is two and a half miles from Cheadle and is near Blythe Bridge railway station, on the North Staffordshire Railway. In 1851 the parish contained 518 inhabitants. Sir Edward Vavasour, Bart. , was the lord of the manor.
Administrative CountyStaffordshire
Traditional CountyStaffordshire
OS GridSJ9840
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionWest Midlands
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityStaffordshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityStaffordshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityStaffordshire
Ambulance AuthorityWest Midlands
Population221
 

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

Draycot ~ Draycott in The Moors

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

Draycott in the Moors, par. and vil., N. Staffordshire, 2½ miles SW. of Cheadle, 3907ac., pop. 406; P.O., called Draycot.

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