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Acton Scott, Shropshire

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Acton Scott, Shropshire

Acton Scott is a village and parish near Church Stretton in Shropshire, England. It lies in the Shropshire Hills area of outstanding natural beauty. The settlement was registered as Actune in the Domesday Book. It is most well known for the 30-acre Acton Scott Historic Working Farm, a Victorian living museum featured in the Victorian Farm BBC TV series.
Administrative CountyShropshire
Traditional CountyShropshire
OS GridSO4589
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionWest Midlands
Police AuthorityWest Mercia

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

Acton Scott, par. and seat, S. Shropshire, 3 miles S. of Church Stretton, 1889 ac., pop. 221.

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