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Seisdon, Staffordshire

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Seisdon, Staffordshire

Seisdon is a rural village in the county of Staffordshire approximately six miles west of Wolverhampton and the name of a hundred.
DistrictSouth Staffordshire
Post townWolverhampton
Administrative CountyStaffordshire
Traditional CountyStaffordshire
OS GridSO8494
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionWest Midlands
Police AuthorityStaffordshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityStaffordshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityStaffordshire
Ambulance AuthorityWest Midlands
Dialling code01902

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


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

Seisdon, hamlet, Trysull par., Staffordshire, 6½ miles SW. of Wolverhampton; in vicinity is Seisdon Hall, seat.

Seisdon, Staffordshire in "A Topographical Dictionary of England" edited by Samuel Lewis (1848)

SEISDON, a township, and the head of a union, in the parish of Trysull, S. division of the hundred of Seisdon and of the county of Stafford, 6 miles (W. S. W.) from Wolverhampton; containing 213 inhabitants. It gives name to the hundred; and also to a poor-law union which comprises 12 parishes or places, 11 of them in the county of Stafford, and one in that of Salop, the whole containing a population of 13,097. Near Seisdon Common is a large triangular stone called the War Stone, and at a short distance is a small square camp.

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