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Berkswell, Solihull

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Berkswell, Solihull

Berkswell is a village and civil parish in the Metropolitan Borough of Solihull, county of West Midlands, England. Historically within Warwickshire, Berkswell is in the east of the borough, on the boundary with Coventry, and is about 7 miles west of Coventry city centre. The United Kingdom Census 2001 recorded a parish population of 2,843.
Administrative CountySolihull
Traditional CountyWarwickshire
OS GridSP2479
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
Population2,843 (2001 Census)

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

Berkeswell ~ Berchewelle

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

Berkeswell, par. with ry. sta., N. Warwickshire, 6 miles W of Coventry, 5958 ac., pop. 1451; P.O.; contains Berkeswell Hall.

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