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Bescot, Walsall

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Bescot, Walsall

Bescot is an area of Walsall in the West Midlands of England. It is served by Bescot Stadium railway station, adjacent to which is Bescot depot where locomotives are maintained. The Bescot Stadium was built in 1990 for Walsall F.C.. The area is bisected by the M6 motorway, including its 'Junction 9', where it meets the A461. The River Tame also runs through the area.
Administrative CountyWalsall
Traditional CountyStaffordshire
OS GridSP0096
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionWest Midlands
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityWest Midlands
 

Other names by which Bescot, Walsall has been known in the past

Bresmundescote

Bescot, Walsall in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Bescot, junction sta. on South Staffordshire Ry., E. Staffordshire, 1½ mile S. of Walsall.

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