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Hoar Cross, Staffordshire

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Hoar Cross, Staffordshire

Hoar Cross is a small village and civil parish in the Borough of East Staffordshire, situated approximately 7 miles west of Burton upon Trent. Surrounded by agricultural land, Hoar Cross is in a notably affluent part of the East Staffordshire borough, nestled in the hills of the ancient Needwood Forest (now part of the National Forest). The Anglican parish church of Hoar Cross is Holy Angels' Church, in the Diocese of Lichfield.
DistrictEast Staffordshire
Post townBURTON-ON-TRENT
Administrative CountyStaffordshire
Traditional CountyStaffordshire
OS GridSK1223
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionWest Midlands
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityStaffordshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityStaffordshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityStaffordshire
Ambulance AuthorityWest Midlands
Dialling code01283
 

Other names by which Hoar Cross, Staffordshire has been known in the past

Hoarcross

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

Hoar Cross, eccl. dist. and hamlet, Abbots-Bromley, Hamstall-Hardware, Yoxhall, and Hanbury pars., E. Staffordshire, -dist., pop. 419; hamlet, 4 miles SE. of Abbots Bromley; P.O.; in vicinity is the seat of Hoar Cross Hall.

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