Horseley, a township in Eccleshall parish, Staffordshire, 1½ mile SW of Eccleshall. It includes the hamlets of Gar-melow and Cotmere, and contains a lake of about 40 acres, well stocked with fish. Walton Hall, Horseley Hall, and Johnson Hall, are chief residences.
The following is a list of the administrative units in which this place was either wholly or partly included.
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Any dates in this table should be used as a guide only.
Directories & Gazetteers
We have transcribed the entry for Horseley from the following:
- Samuel Lewis' A Topographical Dictionary of England, by Samuel Lewis, seventh edition, published 1858. (Horseley)