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Abbots Bromley, Staffordshire

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Abbots Bromley, Staffordshire

Abbots Bromley is a village in Staffordshire, England. It is famous for the annual Abbots Bromley Horn Dance. It is also the home of one of the Woodard Schools, Abbots Bromley School for Girls (formerly known as the School of S. Mary and S. Anne)and Richard Clarke Primary School. The parish includes Bagot's Wood the largest remaining part of the Needwood Forest and Blithfield Reservoir. Phil Drabble's Goats Lodge nature reserve is there.
DistrictEast Staffordshire
Post townRUGELEY
Administrative CountyStaffordshire
Traditional CountyStaffordshire
OS GridSK0824
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionWest Midlands
Police AuthorityStaffordshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityStaffordshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityStaffordshire
Ambulance AuthorityWest Midlands
Dialling code01283

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

Bromley Abbots

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

Abbots Bromley, par. and town, E. Staffordshire, 6 miles NE. of Rugeley ry. sta., 9391 ac., pop. 1460; P.O. Market-day, Tuesday.

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