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Marshbrook, Shropshire

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Marshbrook, Shropshire

Marshbrook is a hamlet in Shropshire, England. It is sometimes spelt "Marsh Brook", which is also the name of a small watercourse which flows through the area. It lies on the junction of the A49 and B4370, 3 miles to the south of the market town of Church Stretton. Three civil parishes come together in the hamlet: Church Stretton, Wistanstow and Acton Scott. The hamlet lies at 163m above sea level at the southern end of the Stretton Gap.
Administrative CountyShropshire
Traditional CountyShropshire
OS GridSO4389
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionWest Midlands
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityWest Mercia
 

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

Marsh Brook

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

Marsh Brook, vil. with ry. sta., 3 miles SW. of Church Stretton, Shropshire; P.O.

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