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Edingale or Edinghall, Staffordshire

Historical Description

Edingale or Edinghall, a village and parish in Staffordshire, on the verge of the county, at the river Mease, 2 miles NE of Elford and Haselour station on the M.R., and 6 N of Tamworth. Post town, Tamworth; money order and telegraph office, Elford. Acreage, 871; population of the civil parish, 124; of the ecclesiastical, 165. The living is a vicarage in the diocese of Lichfield; net value, £140 with residence. Patron, the Bishop of Lichfield. The church is ancient. Buckeridge, the antiquary, was incumbent.

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

Administration

The following is a list of the administrative units in which this place was either wholly or partly included.

Ancient CountyStaffordshire 
Ecclesiastical parishEdinghall Holy Trinity 
HundredOfflow 
Poor Law unionTamworth 

Any dates in this table should be used as a guide only.


Directories & Gazetteers

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Land and Property

A full transcript of the Return of Owners of Land in 1873 for Staffordshire is online.


Newspapers and Periodicals

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