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A history and description of the town and borough of Burton-upon-Trent with notices of the surrounding villages by Wesley, William, pub. [from old catalog]

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Published by William Wesley in Burton-upon-Trent .
Written in English


  • Description and travel,
  • History

Book details:

LC ClassificationsDA690.B9 W5
The Physical Object
Pagination3 p.l., iii p.,
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL26829202M
LC Control Number02019550

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Burton upon Trent, town and urban area (from built-up area), East Staffordshire borough, administrative county of Staffordshire, west-central England. It is situated mainly on the west bank of the River Trent and on the Grand Trunk (Trent and Mersey) Canal. Most of the town belongs to the. Burton upon Trent Municipal Borough was formed in and was comprised of Burton, Burton Extra (Bond End), Horninglow, Stapenhill and Winshill though each retained their existing civil parish. A coat-of-arms was sought to commemorate the new Borough. Introduction. The ancient parish of Burton-upon-Trent, covering 7, a., comprised the townships of Burton, Burton Extra, Branston, Horninglow, Stretton, and Winshill. A borough was established in Burton township in the Middle Ages, and Burton Extra is so called because it was that part of the original settlement which lay outside the borough. Parts of Burton Extra and Horninglow became wards in the enlarged town of Burton in , and in the late s the total acreage of the three wards was 1, a.: Burton ( a.), Burton Extra ( a.), and Horninglow ( a.). When the municipal borough was created in , the rest of Burton Extra ( a.) was added, along with a further

Burton-on-Trent. As part of the Local Government Act, , it was decided that the County Borough of Burton upon Trent should be merged with Uttoxeter Urban District Council, Uttoxeter Rural District Council and Tutbury Rural District Council to form the new East Staffordshire District Council with its main headquarters at Burton Town Hall. Facts about Burton on Trent tell you about the town situated on River Trend in East Staffordshire, England. People call it Burton or Burton upon Trent. You can call the people who live in the town as Burtonian. It was inhabited by 72, people based on the report in   The History and Description of the Town and Borough of Ipswich by G R Clarke, , available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide. Get to know Burton upon Trent Whatever you want to find around Burton upon Trent; shops, businesses, hotels, pubs, restaurants, clubs, cinemas, theatres, etc. our directory, classified system and events guide will help you to find out what's on around Burton upon Trent and where to find things in and around Burton upon Trent.

History and Descriptions of the Ancient Town and Borough of Colchester by Thomas Cromwell and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at The town of Burton upon Trent is associated worldwide with brewing and is reputed to be the brewing capital of the UK. This book, "History, gazetteer, and directory of the county of Derby: with the town of Burton-upon-Trent, Staffordshire, comprising a general survey of the county. to which is added a directory of the borough of Sheffield, Yorkshire.", by Francis White and Company, is a replication of a book originally published before Author: Francis White and Company. Burton upon Trent, also known as Burton-on-Trent or simply Burton, is a market town in Staffordshire, England, close to the border with , it had a population of 72, The demonym for residents of the town is 'Burtonian'. Burton is 11 miles (18 km) from Derby, 26 miles (42 km) from Leicester and 28 miles (45 km) from Nottingham.