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Milwich or Millwich, Staffordshire

Historical Description

Milwich or Millwich, a village and a parish in Staffordshire. The village stands on a small affluent of the river Trent, 2½ miles NE of Sandon station on the North Staffordshire railway, and 5 SE by E of Stone. It has a post office-under Stone; money order office, Sandon; telegraph office, Sandon railway station. The parish contains also the hamlets of Coton, Garshall Green, and part of Dayhills. Acreage, 3042; population, 515. The living is a vicarage in the diocese of Lichfield; net value, £136 with residence. The church was rebuilt, with the exception of the tower, in 1792.. There is a Wesleyan chapel at Garshall Green.

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 parishMilwich All Saints 
HundredPirehill 
Poor Law unionStone 

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Civil Registration

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Directories & Gazetteers

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Land and Property

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Villages, Hamlets, &c

Coton Hayes
Garshall Green