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Severn Stoke, Worcestershire

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Severn Stoke, Worcestershire

Severn Stoke is a village and civil parish in the Malvern Hills District in the south of the county of Worcestershire, England, lying beside the A38 road. It was home to "Francis the Counting Duck", made famous on Esther Rantzen's That's Life! TV program. In 1996 a hoard of 18 silver Saxon pennies were found near Severn Stoke.
DistrictMalvern Hills
Post townWORCESTER
Administrative CountyWorcestershire
Traditional CountyWorcestershire
OS GridSO8544
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionWest Midlands
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityWest Mercia
Fire and Rescue AuthorityHereford and Worcester
Fire and Rescue AuthorityHereford and Worcester
Ambulance AuthorityWest Midlands
 

Severn Stoke, Worcestershire in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Severn Stoke, par. and vil., Worcestershire, on river Severn, 2 miles N. of Upton, 3289 ac., pop. 693; P.O.; near the vil. is Severn End, seat.

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