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Hamstead, Sandwell

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Hamstead, Sandwell

Hamstead is an area of Birmingham, England, between Handsworth Wood and Great Barr, and adjacent to the Sandwell Valley area of West Bromwich. Historically it has its foundations as part of the Hamstead Colliery from the early to mid 20th Century with a lot of the housing have been built for the miners.
Administrative CountySandwell
Traditional CountyStaffordshire
OS GridSP0493
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionWest Midlands
Police AuthorityWest Midlands
Fire and Rescue AuthorityWest Midlands
Fire and Rescue AuthorityWest Midlands
Ambulance AuthorityWest Midlands
Dialling code0121

Hamstead, Sandwell in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Hamstead, hamlet, Handsworth par., E. Stafford.

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