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Selly Oak, Birmingham

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Selly Oak, Birmingham

Selly Oak is a residential suburban district in south-west Birmingham, England. The suburb is bordered by Bournbrook and Selly Park to the north-east, Edgbaston and Harborne to the north, Weoley Castle and Weoley Hill to the west, and Bournville to the south. The Worcester and Birmingham Canal and the Birmingham Cross-City Railway Line run along the northern boundary of the area.
Post townBIRMINGHAM
Administrative CountyBirmingham
Traditional CountyWorcestershire
OS GridSP0382
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionWest Midlands
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityWest Midlands
Fire and Rescue AuthorityWest Midlands
Fire and Rescue AuthorityWest Midlands
Ambulance AuthorityWest Midlands
Dialling code0121
 

Selly Oak, Birmingham in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Selly Oak, eccl. dist, and ry. sta., Northfield par., Worcestershire, in SW. suburbs of Birmingham, pop. 5089; P.O., T.O.; includes the district of Selly Hill (pop. 2495); the sta. is 2½ miles SW. of Granville sta., Birmingham.

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