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Orgreave, Staffordshire

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Orgreave, Staffordshire

Orgreave is a hamlet in the English county of Staffordshire. It lies in the Trent Valley some 6+⁄2 miles north-east of the city of Lichfield, the A513 road runs to the south of the hamlet. Historically Orgreave was a township of Alrewas and included the hamlet of Overley which is located between them at grid reference SK160156. Orgreave remains in the civil parish of Alrewas which, in turn, forms part of Lichfield District; until 2009 it was in the parish of Alrewas and Fradley.
Administrative CountyStaffordshire
Traditional CountyStaffordshire
OS GridSK1416
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 Orgreave, Staffordshire has been known in the past


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

Orgreave, township, Alrewas par., Staffordshire, 4 miles NE. of Lichfield, pop. 113; contains Orgreave Hall, seat.

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