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Kingsley, Staffordshire

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Kingsley, Staffordshire

Kingsley is a small village in the Staffordshire Moorlands near to Cheadle, and situated on the A52 from Stoke on Trent to Ashbourne. Nowadays the village is a quiet rural village but 100 years ago the Village was the centre of the Churnet Valley Iron Mining Industry. Partly as a consequence of this, Kingsley at one time had many pubs, but today only one remains, The Bull's Head, in High Street.
Administrative CountyStaffordshire
Traditional CountyStaffordshire
OS GridSK0046
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionWest Midlands
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityStaffordshire
 

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

Chingeslei

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

Kingsley, par. and vil., Staffordshire, 2½ miles NE. of Cheadle, 4769 ac., pop. 1832; P.O.

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