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Tardebigge, Worcestershire

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Tardebigge, Worcestershire

Tardebigge is a village in Worcestershire, England. The village is most famous for the Tardebigge Locks, a flight of 36 canal locks that raise the Worcester and Birmingham Canal over 220 feet (67 metres) over the Lickey Ridge. It lies in the historic county of Worcestershire.
DistrictBromsgrove
Post townBROMSGROVE
Administrative CountyWorcestershire
Traditional CountyWorcs, pre-1844 in det pt of Warks
OS GridSO9969
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
Dialling code01527
Population3,044
 

Other names by which Tardebigge, Worcestershire has been known in the past

Tardebigg ~ Terdesberie ~ Terdeberie

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

Tardebigg, par. and vil., Worcestershire - par. (containing the greater part of town of Redditch), 8994 ac., pop. 9495; vil., 2½ miles SE. of Bromsgrove; P.O.

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