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The Hamps, Staffordshire

Historical Description

Hamps, The, a stream of Staffordshire. It rises near Upper Elkstone, about 5 miles from the boundaries of Cheshire and Derbyshire, runs south-eastward to a natural tunnel near Canldon, and while still under ground unites with the Manifold.

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

Newspapers and Periodicals

The British Newspaper Archive have fully searchable digitised copies of the following Staffordshire newspapers online: