Home

British Place Names

A comprehensive online gazetteer

Home » Shropshire » Betchcott, Shropshire - local map, administrative data, historical information and reader comments

Betchcott, Shropshire

Local area map loading...

Betchcott, Shropshire

Betchcott is a hamlet near the villages of Picklescott and Woolstaston in Shropshire, England. It lies in the parish of Smethcott, in the northern foothills of the Long Mynd. The nearest town is Church Stretton. Its name is derived from Old English bæce or bece, "brook", referring to a cottage by a brook.
Administrative CountyShropshire
Traditional CountyShropshire
OS GridSO4398
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionWest Midlands
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityWest Mercia
 

Your comments about Betchcott, Shropshire

What do you know about Betchcott, Shropshire? Give us the benefit of your local knowledge and opinions here!

comments powered by Disqus