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Aqualate Mere, Staffordshire

Historical Description

Aqualate Mere, a lake on the W border of Staffordshire, 2 miles ENE of Newport, Salop. It is nearly ½ a mile broad, and upwards of a mile long; possesses considerable beauty, abounds in several kinds of fish of large size, and is the resort of various aquatic wild fowls. Aqualate Hall, the seat of the baronet family of Boughey, is adjacent.

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

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