Little Wenlock

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"LITTLE WENLOCK, a parish in Wenlock Borough, county Salop, 5 miles N.E. of Much Wenlock, and 3 S. of Wellington railway station. The village is situated under the Wrekin. There are collieries, iron-mines, and extensive limestone quarries. The living is a rectory in the diocese of Hereford, value £550. The church is dedicated to St. Lawrence."[Transcribed from The National Gazetteer of Great Britain and Ireland 1868 by Colin Hinson ©2015]


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