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Aston, Birmingham

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Aston, Birmingham

Aston is an area within the city of Birmingham, in the West Midlands of England. Lying to the north-east of the Birmingham city centre, Aston constitutes an electoral ward within the council constituency of Ladywood.
Administrative CountyBirmingham
Traditional CountyWarwickshire
OS GridSP0889
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

Other names by which Aston, Birmingham has been known in the past

Aston Manor

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

Aston, par. and ry. sta., Warwickshire, partly in bor. of Birmingham, 14,090 ac., pop. 201,305; pop. of bor. part, 131,661; at Aston Hall Charles I. was entertained prior to the battle of Edge Hill.

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