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Farlow, Shropshire

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Farlow, Shropshire

Farlow is a small village and civil parish in Shropshire, England. The chapelry of Farlow was an exclave of Herefordshire, part of the hundred of Wolphy. It is now part of Shropshire, after being transferred by the Counties (Detached Parts) Act 1844. Nearby is the small town of Cleobury Mortimer. The village of Oreton lies in the parish.
Administrative CountyShropshire
Traditional CountyShropshire
OS GridSO6380
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionWest Midlands
Police AuthorityWest Mercia

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


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

Farlow, township, Stottesden par., S. Shropshire, 4 m. NW. of Cleobury Mortimer, 2135 ac., pop. 346; P.O.

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