"COLESHILL, a parish and market town in the hundred of Hemlingford, in the county of Warwick, 10 miles E. of Birmingham, and 11½ N.W. of Coventry. It has a railway station on the Midland line. It is a small market, post, and petty-sessions town, and a polling and election place for the northern parliamentary division of Warwickshire. The town, which mainly consists of one long street, running from N. to S., is pleasantly situated on an eminence near the river Cole, over which is a bridge."
[Description(s) from The National Gazetteer of Great Britain and Ireland (1868) Transcribed by Colin Hinson ©2003]
|SS Peter and Paul, Coleshill, Church of England|
|St Andrew, Chelmsley Wood, Church of England|
|St Barnabas, Kingshurst, Church of England|
|Birmingham Road (was Park Road), Coleshill, Congregationalist|
|Coleshill Cemetery, off Maxstoke Lane, Coleshill, Cemetery|
|Woodlands Cemetery, Birmingham Road, Coleshill, Cemetery|
|Sacred Heart and St Theresa, Coleshill, Roman Catholic|
|St Anne, Chelmsley Wood, Roman Catholic|
|St Anthony, Kingshurst, Roman Catholic|
|St John, Coleshill, Roman Catholic|
- The transcription of the section for Coleshill from the National Gazetteer (1868) provided by Colin Hinson.
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