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Great Wyrley, Staffordshire

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Great Wyrley, Staffordshire

Great Wyrley /ˈwɜrli/ is a civil parish and large village in the district of South Staffordshire, England, at the extreme south of the Staffordshire border with the metropolitan borough of Walsall, West Midlands. It had a population of 11,236 at the 2001 census.
DistrictSouth Staffordshire
Post townWalsall
Administrative CountyStaffordshire
Traditional CountyStaffordshire
OS GridSJ9907
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionWest Midlands
Police AuthorityStaffordshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityStaffordshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityStaffordshire
Ambulance AuthorityWest Midlands
Dialling code01922

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

Wyrley ~ Wyrley Bank ~ Wyrley Great

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

Wyrley, Great, township and vil. (ry. sta. Wyrley and Church Bridge), Cannock par., and eccl. dist., including also the entire par. of Cheslyn Hay, Staffordshire - dist., pop. 2874; township, pop. 1075; vil., 2 miles S. of Cannock and 7 N. of Walsall; P.O., called Wyrley Bank; has ironstone mines.

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