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Stapenhill, Staffordshire

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Stapenhill, Staffordshire

Stapenhill is an area and civil parish in Burton upon Trent, Staffordshire in the UK. Stapenhill was a small village owned by Nigel of Stafford in 1086. The village of Stapenhill has long since been surrounded by new housing developments. Stapenhill Gardens is the epitome of Stapenhill. Its main feature is a gigantic model swan with flowers planted in it. This represents the gardens' main inhabitants, the swans. In a similar vein, the local football team is known as The Stapenhill Swans.
DistrictEast Staffordshire
Post townBURTON-ON-TRENT
Administrative CountyStaffordshire
Traditional CountyDerbyshire
OS GridSK2521
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
 

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

Stapenhill, par. and township, Derbyshire, on river Trent, on SE. side and partly in bor. of Burton on Trent - par., 4629 ac., pop. 8246; township, pop. 3843.

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