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Plealey, Shropshire

Historical Description

Plealey, a township in Pontesbury parish, Salop, 6 miles SW of Shrewsbury. It has a station, of the name of Plea-ley Road, on the Shrewsbury and Minsterley branch of the L. & N.W.R. and the G.W.R. There is a Wesleyan chapel.

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

Land and Property

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


Online maps of Plealey 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 districtSY5
Post TownShrewsbury