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Bloxwich, Walsall

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Bloxwich, Walsall

Bloxwich is a large village and civil parish in the Metropolitan Borough of Walsall, West Midlands, England, with a population of around 20,000 people, and is situated in the extreme north on the West Midlands border with Staffordshire, forming part of the Staffordshire/West Midlands border. Historically, the village has always been part of Staffordshire until recently, where a review of boundary lines placed Bloxwich within the Walsall district.
Post townWALSALL
Administrative CountyWalsall
Traditional CountyStaffordshire
OS GridSJ9902
OS Settlement ClassificationTown
RegionWest Midlands
Police AuthorityWest Midlands
Fire and Rescue AuthorityWest Midlands
Fire and Rescue AuthorityWest Midlands
Ambulance AuthorityWest Midlands
Population~40,000 (2001 Population Census)

Bloxwich, Walsall in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Bloxwich, eccl. dist. and vil. with ry. sta., E. Staffordshire, 3 miles NW. of Walsall -- eccl. dist, pop. 5558; P.O., T.O., 2 Banks.

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