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Hopwas, Staffordshire

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Hopwas, Staffordshire

Hopwas is a village in Staffordshire, England. It lies just over 2 miles west of Tamworth and 5 miles east of Lichfield. It is situated where the A51 road crosses both the River Tame and the Coventry Canal. Although close to Tamworth, the village is part of the parish of Wigginton and Hopwas within Lichfield District.
Administrative CountyStaffordshire
Traditional CountyStaffordshire
OS GridSK1705
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionWest Midlands
Police AuthorityStaffordshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityStaffordshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityStaffordshire
Ambulance AuthorityWest Midlands
Dialling code01827

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


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

Hopwas, vil., in Tamworth bor., E. Staffordshire.

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