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Forebridge, Staffordshire

Historical Description

Forebridge, a liberty and an ecclesiastical parish in Castle Church parish, Staffordshire, 1 mile SW, and partly within the municipal and parliamentary borough of Stafford. Posfc town, Stafford. The ecclesiastical parish was constituted in 1844. Population, 3729, The living is a vicarage in the diocese of Lichfield; gross value, —£182 with residence— Patron, the Vicar of Castle Church. The church is a cruciform edifice in the Early Decorated style, and was built in 1844.

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


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

Ancient CountyStaffordshire 
Civil parishCastlechurch 
Poor Law unionStafford 

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

Directories & Gazetteers

We have transcribed the entry for Forebridge from the following:


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RegionWest Midlands
Postal districtST17
Post TownStafford