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Neenton, Shropshire

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Neenton, Shropshire

Neenton is a civil parish and hamlet in south east Shropshire, England, which is situated on the B4364 southwest of the market town of Bridgnorth. The Rea Brook/River Rea, which was historically known as the River Neen, flows by the hamlet. There is a church on the corner of the B4364 passing through Neenton called the All Saints Church, also there was once a public house open, called the Pheasant Inn (previously "The New Inn") . It closed in 2007.
DistrictSouth-east Shropshire
Administrative CountyShropshire
Traditional CountyShropshire
OS GridSO6387
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionWest Midlands
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityWest Mercia
Fire and Rescue AuthorityShropshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityShropshire
Ambulance AuthorityWest Midlands
Population142
 

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

Newentone

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

Neenton, par., Shropshire, on river Rea, 6½ miles NW. of Bridgnorth, 1140 ac., pop. 141.

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