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Castle Bromwich, Solihull

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Castle Bromwich, Solihull

Castle Bromwich is a suburb situated within the northern part of the Metropolitan Borough of Solihull in the English county of West Midlands. It is bordered by the rest of the borough to the south east, North Warwickshire to the east and north east; also Shard End to the south west, Castle Vale, Erdington and Minworth to the north and Hodge Hill to the west - all areas of the City of Birmingham. It constitutes a civil parish which had a population of 11,857 according to the 2001 census.
Administrative CountySolihull
Traditional CountyWarwickshire
OS GridSP1589
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
Population11,857 (2001)

Other names by which Castle Bromwich, Solihull has been known in the past

Bromwich ~ Bromwich Castle

Castle Bromwich, Solihull in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Castle Bromwich, eccl. dist. and hamlet with ry. sta., Aston par., N. Warwickshire, pop. 723; P.O., T.O. The hamlet is 4 miles NE. of Birmingham. Castle Bromwich Hall is a seat of the Earl of Bradford.

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