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Hednesford, Staffordshire

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Hednesford, Staffordshire

Hednesford is a small town and civil parish in Staffordshire, England, within Cannock Chase District. It adjoins Cannock Chase to the north, and the town of Cannock to the south. The town comprises three district council electoral wards whose populations in the 2011 census totalled 17,343. It also comprises the civil parish of Hednesford and part of the civil parish of Brindley Heath.
DistrictCannock Chase
Post townCANNOCK
Administrative CountyStaffordshire
Traditional CountyStaffordshire
OS GridSK0012
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionWest Midlands
Police AuthorityStaffordshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityStaffordshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityStaffordshire
Ambulance AuthorityWest Midlands
Dialling code01543
Population16,928 (mid-2010 estimate)

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

Hednesford, eccl. dist. and vil. with ry. sta., Cannock and Rugeley pars., W. Staffordshire - dist., pop. 9020; vil., 2 m. NE. of Cannock; P.O., T.O., 2 Banks, 1 newspaper: in vicinity is the seat Hednesford Hall.

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