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Bescot Junction, Staffordshire

Historical Description

Bescot Junction, a station on the Birmingham, Walsall, and Wolverhampton branch of the L. & N.W.R., 1½ mile S of Walsall. Bescot Hall, in the vicinity, is an old moated edifice on the site of an ancient seat of the Hillarys and the Mount-forts, and commands a fine view.

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

Newspapers and Periodicals

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