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Bitterley, Shropshire

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Bitterley, Shropshire

Bitterley is a village and civil parish in Shropshire, England. According to the 2001 census the parish had a population of 802. The village is about 4 miles east of Ludlow on the western slopes of Titterstone Clee Hill. Bitterley is the location for Bitterley Court about 0.62 miles east of the modern village. Nearby to the east, is the small hamlet of Bedlam.
Post townLUDLOW
Administrative CountyShropshire
Traditional CountyShropshire
OS GridSO5677
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionWest Midlands
Police AuthorityWest Mercia
Fire and Rescue AuthorityShropshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityShropshire
Ambulance AuthorityWest Midlands
Dialling code01584
Population802 (2001)

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


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

Bitterley, par., S. Shropshire, 4 miles NE. of Ludlow, 6591 ac., pop. 988.

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