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Astley Abbotts, Shropshire

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Astley Abbotts, Shropshire

Astley Abbotts is a village and civil parish in immediately north of Bridgnorth, straddling the B4373 Bridgnorth to Broseley road, located in Shropshire, England. According to the 2001 census the parish had a population of 396. The Church inside the Village is known as St Calixtus church, named after St Calixtus. The church is a stone building and has both Norman and Anglo Saxon roots.
Administrative CountyShropshire
Traditional CountyShropshire
OS GridSO7096
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionWest Midlands
Police AuthorityWest Mercia
Fire and Rescue AuthorityShropshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityShropshire
Ambulance AuthorityWest Midlands
Dialling code07146

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

Abbots Astley ~ Astley Abbots

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

Abbots Astley, par., S. Shropshire, 2½ miles N. of Bridgnorth, 3228 ac., pop. 623.

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