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Pattingham, Staffordshire

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Pattingham, Staffordshire

Pattingham is a village in South Staffordshire, close to the border with Shropshire. The village is seven miles to the west of Wolverhampton and seven and a half miles east of Bridgnorth. Pattingham was originally a farming community but expanded housing in the mid- to late-20th century has led to it becoming a dormitory village for West Midlands conurbation. The population of the village is around 2,500.
DistrictSouth Staffordshire
Post townWolverhampton
Administrative CountyStaffordshire
Traditional CountyStaffordshire
OS GridSO8299
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionWest Midlands
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityStaffordshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityStaffordshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityStaffordshire
Ambulance AuthorityWest Midlands
Dialling code01902
Population2,258 (2004 Estimate)
 

Other names by which Pattingham, Staffordshire has been known in the past

Patingham

Pattingham, Staffordshire in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Pattingham, township and vil., Staffordshire, and par., partly also in Shropshire - par., 4042 ac., pop. 1110; township, 2500 ac., pop. 955; vil., 6 miles W. of Wolverhampton; P.O.

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