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Elford, Staffordshire

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Elford, Staffordshire

Elford is a village and civil parish in Lichfield District, Staffordshire, England. It is situated on the east bank of the River Tame, about 5 miles east of the City of Lichfield and 5 miles north of Tamworth.
Administrative CountyStaffordshire
Traditional CountyStaffordshire
OS GridSK1910
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionWest Midlands
Police AuthorityStaffordshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityStaffordshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityStaffordshire
Ambulance AuthorityWest Midlands
Dialling code01827

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

Elford.-- par. (ry. sta. Elford and Haselour), E. Staffordshire, on river Tame, 4 miles NW. of Tamworth, 2070 ac., pop. 426; P.O., T.O.; contains Elford Park, where Henry VII. passed a night on his way to Bosworth Field.

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