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New Oscott, Birmingham

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New Oscott, Birmingham

New Oscott is an area of Birmingham, England. It was named after the Oscott area of Birmingham, when St. Mary's College, the Roman Catholic seminary, moved from that site to the new one. The original then became known as Old Oscott. The only pub in New Oscott is the Beggars Bush. The area also hosts the Princess Alice Retail Park and adjacent Tesco Extra superstore. Princess Alice Retail Park was once the site of a large and well known children's home going back to the late 19th century.
Administrative CountyBirmingham
Traditional CountyWarwickshire / Staffordshire
OS GridSP1094
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionWest Midlands
Police AuthorityWest Midlands

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