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Great Haywood, Staffordshire

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Great Haywood, Staffordshire

Great Haywood is a village in central Staffordshire, England, just off the A51 and about four miles northwest of Rugeley. Great Haywood lies on the River Trent, where the Trent is met by its tributary, the River Sow. The village is also the site of a significant junction of the English inland canal network, Haywood Junction, where the Staffordshire and Worcestershire Canal meets the Trent and Mersey Canal.
Administrative CountyStaffordshire
Traditional CountyStaffordshire
OS GridSK0022
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionWest Midlands
Police AuthorityStaffordshire

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

Great Heywood ~ Haywood ~ Haywood Great ~ Heywood

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

Haywood, Great, eccl. dist. and vil., Colwich and Stowe pars., W. Staffordshire - dist., pop. 715; vil., 5 miles SE. of Stafford; P.O., T.O.; in vicinity is the seat of Haywood House.

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