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Dosthill, Staffordshire

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Dosthill, Staffordshire

Dosthill is an area of Tamworth, Staffordshire, 2.5 miles south of the town centre, and close to the River Tame. The area is mostly residential, centring around Dosthill High Street, with local employment on the adjoining Tame Valley Industrial Estate. The High Street includes a public house called ‘The Fox’ and Dosthill Primary School (photo) which dates back to 1887.
DistrictTamworth
Post townTAMWORTH
Administrative CountyStaffordshire
Traditional CountyWarwickshire
OS GridSK2100
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionWest Midlands
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityStaffordshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityStaffordshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityStaffordshire
Ambulance AuthorityWest Midlands
Dialling code01827
 

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

Dercelai

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

Dosthill, vil., 3 miles S. of Tamworth, N. Warwickshire; 1 mile NE. is Dosthill House.

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