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Claines, Worcestershire

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Claines, Worcestershire

Claines is a small village just to the north of Worcester, England, on the left bank of the River Severn. Claines is situated in the heart of Worcestershire on the A449 between Worcester and Kidderminster. It has a church which dates from the 10th Century. Claines is known for The Mug House, one of only two pubs in a churchyard in England.
Administrative CountyWorcestershire
Traditional CountyWorcestershire
OS GridSO8558
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionWest Midlands
Police AuthorityWest Mercia
Dialling code01905

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

Claines, par. and township, W. Worcestershire, N. of and partly within Worcester parl. bor.-- par., 4673 ac., pop. 13,188; township, pop. 10,212; pop. of burghal part, 8582.

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