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Ditton Priors, Shropshire

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Ditton Priors, Shropshire

Ditton Priors is a village and civil parish in south Shropshire, England. It was part of the Bridgnorth District Council's area from 1974 before being absorbed in the unitary Shropshire Council area in 2009. The nearest town is Bridgnorth. The village is situated near to Shropshire's highest hill, Brown Clee Hill.
DistrictSouth Shropshire
Administrative CountyShropshire
Traditional CountyShropshire
OS GridSO6089
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionWest Midlands
Police AuthorityWest Mercia
Fire and Rescue AuthorityShropshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityShropshire
Ambulance AuthorityWest Midlands
Dialling code01746

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

Ditton Priors, par., S. Shropshire, 8½ miles SW. of Bridgnorth ry. sta., 5665 ac., pop. 598; P.O. Divacli, shooting-lodge, Glen Moriston, Inverness, 2½ m. SW. of Drumnadrochit; in vicinity are D. Falls.

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