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Sedgley, Dudley

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Sedgley, Dudley

Sedgley is a suburban area in the north of the Dudley Metropolitan Borough, considered a large village or small town, in the West Midlands county in England. Historically a part of Staffordshire, Sedgley is situated along the A459 road between Wolverhampton and Dudley, and was formerly the seat of an ancient manor comprising several smaller villages, including Gornal, Gospel End, Woodsetton, Ettingshall, Coseley, and Brierley.
Post townDudley
Administrative CountyDudley
Traditional CountyStaffordshire
OS GridSO9194
OS Settlement ClassificationTown
RegionWest Midlands
Police AuthorityWest Midlands
Fire and Rescue AuthorityWest Midlands
Fire and Rescue AuthorityWest Midlands
Ambulance AuthorityWest Midlands
Dialling code01902
Population11,923 (ward)

Other names by which Sedgley, Dudley has been known in the past


Sedgley, Dudley in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Sedgley, town and par., Staffordshire - par. (wholly within the parl. limits of Wolverhampton, and containing the local government dist. of Coseley), 7743 ac., pop. 36,574; town (Upper Sedgley), 3 miles S. of Wolverhampton, pop. 14,784; P.O., T.O.; has extensive collieries and ironworks.

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