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Chirbury, Shropshire

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Chirbury, Shropshire

Chirbury is a village in west Shropshire, England. It is situated in the Vale of Montgomery, close to the Wales–England border (1.1 miles at its nearest), which is to its north, west and south. The A490 and B4386 routes cross at Chirbury. It is the largest settlement in the Chirbury with Brompton civil parish, which according to the 2001 census had a population of 914, with the resident population of Chirbury at 348.
Administrative CountyShropshire
Traditional CountyShropshire
OS GridSO2698
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionWest Midlands
Police AuthorityWest Mercia
Fire and Rescue AuthorityShropshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityShropshire
Ambulance AuthorityWest Midlands
Dialling code01938
Population348 (2001 census)

Other names by which Chirbury, Shropshire has been known in the past

Cherbury ~ Cireberie

Chirbury, Shropshire in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Cherbury (Shropshire). See CHIRBURY.

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