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Mavesyn Ridware, Staffordshire

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Mavesyn Ridware, Staffordshire

Mavesyn Ridware is a small village and civil parish in Lichfield District, Staffordshire, England. The parish also includes the villages of Hill Ridware, Rake End, Pipe Ridware and Blithbury, all of which lie between the River Trent and a small tributary, the River Blithe. Adjacent to the east is the parish of Hamstall Ridware; to the south is the much larger village of Armitage.
Post townRUGELEY
Administrative CountyStaffordshire
Traditional CountyStaffordshire
OS GridSK0816
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionWest Midlands
Police AuthorityStaffordshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityStaffordshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityStaffordshire
Ambulance AuthorityWest Midlands
Dialling code01543

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

Maveston ~ Maveston Ridware

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

Mavesyn Ridware, par. and seat, Staffordshire, on river Trent and Grand Trunk Canal, 3 miles SE. of Rugeley, 2486 ac., pop. 473.

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