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Rushbury, Shropshire

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Rushbury, Shropshire

Rushbury is a village and civil parish in Shropshire, roughly five miles from Church Stretton and eight miles from Much Wenlock. Nearby villages include Cardington, Longville in the Dale, Ticklerton and Wall under Haywood. Longville and Wall lie within Rushbury parish. Rushbury is a quiet rural community, with a Church of England church and primary school.
Post townCHURCH STRETTON
Administrative CountyShropshire
Traditional CountyShropshire
OS GridSO5191
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionWest Midlands
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityWest Mercia
Fire and Rescue AuthorityShropshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityShropshire
Ambulance AuthorityWest Midlands
Dialling code01694
 

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

Riseberie

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

Rushbury, par. and vil. with ry. sta., Shropshire, 8¾ miles SW. of Much Wenlock, 4132 ac., pop. 500.

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