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Elmdon is a village within the Metropolitan Borough of Solihull in the county of West Midlands, England. The name Elmdon means hill of the elms. It is primarily a residential area. It was formerly home to Elmdon Aerodrome, which is now Birmingham Airport. Elmdon Parish Church dates from 1780 and overlooks the Rover Works, home of Land Rover since 1946.
|OS Settlement Classification||Other settlement (village, hamlet etc)|
|Police Authority||West Midlands|
Other names by which Elmdon, Solihull has been known in the past
Elmdon, Solihull in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)
Elmdon, par., N. Warwickshire, 6½ miles SE. of Birmingham, 1127 ac., pop. 210; contains E. Hall.
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