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"KENLEY, a parish in the hundred of Condover, county Salop, 4 miles W. by N. of Much Wenlock. The village, which is small and wholly agricultural, is situated about 4 miles from the river Severn. The soil in some parts is rocky and bad, embracing the Lawley and Caradoc hills, and the celebrated Wrekin. The living is a rectory in the diocese of Lichfield, value £119. The church is an ancient edifice, dedication unknown."[Transcribed from The National Gazetteer of Great Britain and Ireland 1868 by Colin Hinson ©2015]


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  • The transcription of the Parish Registers for Kenley provided by Mel Lockie. 

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