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Edge, Shropshire

Historical Description

Edge, a township in Pontesbury parish, Salop, 7½ miles WSW of Shrewsbury.

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

Administration

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

Ancient CountySalop 
Civil parishPontesbury 
HundredFord 
Poor Law unionAtcham 

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


Directories & Gazetteers

We have transcribed the entry for Edge from the following:


Land and Property

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


Maps

Online maps of Edge 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.

CountyShropshire
RegionWest Midlands
CountryEngland
Postal districtSY5
Post TownShrewsbury