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Kinlet, Shropshire

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Kinlet, Shropshire

Kinlet is a small village and civil parish in the south-east of the county of Shropshire, England. The parish is on the northern edge of the Wyre Forest and is in the Bridgnorth District of Shropshire. The parish incorporates the hamlets of Kinlet Village, Button Bridge and Button Oak. Kinlet is located 18 miles south of Telford, the main town in Shropshire and 23 miles west of Birmingham. The village is located in the centre of the parish.
DistrictShropshire
Post townBewdley
Administrative CountyShropshire
Traditional CountyShropshire
OS GridSO7180
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionWest Midlands
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityWest Mercia
Fire and Rescue AuthorityShropshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityShropshire
Ambulance AuthorityWest Midlands
Dialling code01299
Population680 (2001 Census).
 

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

Chinlete

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

Kinlet, par., Shropshire, in SE. of co., 4 miles NE. of Cleobury Mortimer, 6692 ac., pop. 432; contains the seat of Kinlet Hall.

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