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Walsgrave on Sowe, Coventry

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Walsgrave on Sowe, Coventry

Walsgrave-on-Sowe is a village located about 3 miles north-east of Coventry, West Midlands in England. Although it now sees very little flooding, it was built on marsh lands. However, due to urban growth, it is now an outer suburb of Coventry, near to Ansty and Shilton.
Administrative CountyCoventry
Traditional CountyWarwickshire
OS GridSP3881
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionWest Midlands
Police AuthorityWest Midlands

Other names by which Walsgrave on Sowe, Coventry has been known in the past

Sowe ~ Walsgrave On Sowe

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

Sowe, par. and vil., Warwickshire - par., 2505 ac., pop. 1324; vil., on r. Sow, 4 m. NE. of Coventry; P.O.

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