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Sutton Maddock, Shropshire

Historical Description

Sutton Maddock, a village and a parish in Salop, near the river Severn, 1½ mile ESE of Coalport station on the L. & N.W.R. and G.W.R., 3 miles S of Madeley, and 4 S of Shifnal. Post town, Shifnal; money order and telegraph office, Madeley. The parish includes the township of Brockton and part of that of Coalport. Acreage, 2739; population, 395. There is a parish council consisting of seven members. The living is a vicarage, annexed to the rectory of Kemberton. The church was almost entirely rebuilt in 1888.

Transcribed from The Comprehensive Gazetteer of England & Wales, 1894-5


The following is a list of the administrative units in which this place was either wholly or partly included.

Ancient CountySalop 
Ecclesiastical parishSutton-Maddock St. Mary 
Poor Law unionShiffnall 

Any dates in this table should be used as a guide only.

Church Records

Findmypast, in association with the Shropshire Archives have the Baptisms, Banns, Marriages, and Burials online for Sutton Maddock

Civil Registration

For general information about Civil Registration (births, marriages and deaths) see the Civil Registration page.

Directories & Gazetteers

We have transcribed the entry for Sutton Maddock from the following:

Land and Property

The Return of Owners of Land in 1873 for Shropshire (Salop) is available to browse.


Online maps of Sutton Maddock are available from a number of sites:

Newspapers and Periodicals

The British Newspaper Archive have fully searchable digitised copies of the following Shropshire newspapers online:

Visitations Heraldic

The Visitation of Shropshire, 1623 is available on the Heraldry page.

RegionWest Midlands
Postal districtTF11
Post TownShifnal