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Keresley, Coventry

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Keresley, Coventry

Keresley is a village and civil parish in the City of Coventry, West Midlands, England, about 5 miles north of Coventry city centre. According to the 2001 census, the parish had a population of 791. Keresley and Keresley End are two separate areas; Keresley is in Coventry, while the slightly more rural Keresely End, also known as Keresley village or Keresley Newlands, is in Warwickshire, with the exception of Thompsons Road in the village, which comes under the Coventry boundary.
Administrative CountyCoventry
Traditional CountyWarwickshire
OS GridSP3184
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionWest Midlands
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityWest Midlands
 

Other names by which Keresley, Coventry has been known in the past

Coundon

Keresley, Coventry in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Keresley, township, Coventry St Michael par., Warwickshire, 1½ m. NW. of Coventry, 1058 ac., pop. 455; P.O.

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