Hoarcross, a hamlet in Yoxhall and Hanbury parishes, and an ecclesiastical parish in Yoxhall, Hanbury, and Abbots Bromley parishes, Staffordshire, 3 miles SE of Abbots Bromley, and 3 N of Yoxhall, with a post office under Bnrton-on-Trent; money order and telegraph office, Newborough. Hoarcross Hall is the chief residence. The ecclesiastical parish was constituted in 1874. Population, 523. The living is a vicarage in the diocese of Lichfield; gross value,, £190 with residence. The church is modern and good, and has a chantry chapel, and an altar-tomb of alabaster. There is an orphanage-for twenty boys.
The following is a list of the administrative units in which this place was either wholly or partly included.
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