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Quabbs, Shropshire

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Quabbs, Shropshire

Quabbs is a small, scattered hamlet in the southwest of Shropshire, near the border between England and Wales. The name, which also occurs in Gloucestershire as a field name, is possibly derived from the Old English word cwabba, "marsh". It is located in the rural civil parish of Bettws-y-Crwyn. The nearest village is Newcastle. Quabbs lies at 390m above sea level.
Administrative CountyShropshire
Traditional CountyShropshire
OS GridSO2080
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionWest Midlands
Police AuthorityWest Mercia

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