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Hamstall Ridware, Staffordshire

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Hamstall Ridware, Staffordshire

Hamstall Ridware is a village and civil parish in the district of Lichfield in Staffordshire, England. It is in the Trent Valley, and lies close to the villages of Hill Ridware, Mavesyn Ridware and Pipe Ridware. It is eight miles north of the city of Lichfield, and four miles east of Rugeley. The hamlet of Olive Green lies to the east of the village at grid reference SK116187. The village name has been adopted as the stage name of half of UK-based downtempo band Sundae Club.
DistrictLichfield
Post townLICHFIELD
Administrative CountyStaffordshire
Traditional CountyStaffordshire
OS GridSK1019
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionWest Midlands
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityStaffordshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityStaffordshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityStaffordshire
Ambulance AuthorityWest Midlands
Dialling code01889
Population317 (2001 census)
 

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

Ridware

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

Hamstall Ridware, par. and vil., E. Staffordshire, on river Ely the, 4½ miles NE. of Rugeley, 3124 ac., pop. 383; P.O.

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