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Ecton, Staffordshire

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Ecton, Staffordshire

For the village and civil parish in Northamptonshire, see Ecton {{#invoke:Coordinates|coord}}{{#coordinates:53.12269|-1.85800|region:GB_type:city|||||| |primary |name= }} Ecton 250pxView of Ecton and the Manifold Valley, taken from Ecton Hill.
District Staffordshire Moorlands Shire county Staffordshire Region West Midlands Country England Sovereign state United Kingdom Post town ASHBOURNE Postcode district DE6 Dialling code 01335 Police Fire Ambulance West Midlands EU Parliament West Midlands UK Parliament Staffordshire Moorlands List of places UK England Ecton is a hamlet in the Staffordshire Peak District. It is on the Manifold Way, an 8 mile walk and cycle path which follows the line of the former Leek and Manifold Valley Light Railway.
DistrictStaffordshire Moorlands
Administrative CountyStaffordshire
Traditional CountyStaffordshire
OS GridSK0958
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionWest Midlands
Police AuthorityStaffordshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityStaffordshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityStaffordshire
Ambulance AuthorityWest Midlands
Dialling code01335

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

Ecton, hamlet, Wetton par., N. Staffordshire, 8½ miles E. of Leek.

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