Home

British Place Names

A comprehensive online gazetteer

Home » Birmingham » Witton, Birmingham - local map, administrative data, historical information and reader comments

Witton, Birmingham

Local area map loading...

Witton, Birmingham

Witton is an inner city area in Birmingham, England, in the metropolitan county of the West Midlands. It was within the ancient parish of Aston in the Hemlingford hundred of the historic county of Warwickshire. It is probably best known as the home of Aston Villa Football Club at Villa Park.
Administrative CountyBirmingham
Traditional CountyWarwickshire / Staffordshire
OS GridSP0891
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionWest Midlands
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityWest Midlands
 

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

Witone

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

Witton, vil. with ry. sta., Aston par., Warwickshire, 3 miles N. of Birmingham; P.O., T.O.

Your comments about Witton, Birmingham

What do you know about Witton, Birmingham? Give us the benefit of your local knowledge and opinions here!

comments powered by Disqus