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Shenstone, Staffordshire

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Shenstone, Staffordshire

Shenstone is a village and civil parish in Staffordshire, England, close to Stonnall and between Lichfield and Birmingham. In a recent survey Shenstone was found to be one of the ten worst places in England for finding single women. The parish also contains the village of Stonnall. Shenstone is served by Shenstone railway station on the Cross-City railway line. Shenstone Lodge school lies on the Lichfield-Sutton Coldfield road.
Administrative CountyStaffordshire
Traditional CountyStaffordshire
OS GridSK1004
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 Shenstone, Staffordshire has been known in the past


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

Shenstone, par. and vil. with ry. sta., Staffordshire - par. (partly in Brownhills local government dist.), 8451 ac.,pop. 2488; vil., 3 miles S. of Lichfield; P.O.; Shellstone Lodge and Shenstone Park are seats.

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