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A History of the County of Shropshire: Volume 11, Telford

By A P Baggs, D C Cox, Jessie McFall, P A Stamper and A J L Winchester/ Edited by G C Baugh and C R Elrington. Relating to an area between the left bank of the Severn and the Weald Moors, covers most of the east Shropshire coalfield.

Victoria County History - Shropshire. Originally published by Victoria County History, London, 1985.

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Table of contents

Title Page(s)
List of illustrations x-xi
List of maps and plans xii
Editorial note xiii-xiv
Classes of documents in the Public Record Office xv
Accumulations and collections in the Shropshire Record Office xvii-xviii
Note on abbreviations xix-xx
Telford 1-19
The liberty and borough of Wenlock: (part) 20-21
Madeley: Coalbrookdale, Coalport and Ironbridge 21-23
Madeley: Communications 23-27
Madeley: Growth of settlement 27-31
Madeley: Social and cultural activities 32-35
Madeley: Manor and other estates 35-40
Madeley: Economic history 40-56
Madeley: Local government 56-59
Madeley: Churches 59-66
Madeley: Roman Catholicism 66-67
Madeley: Protestant nonconformity 67-72
Madeley: Education 72-76
Madeley: Charities for the poor 76-77
Little Wenlock 77-78
Little Wenlock: Growth of settlement 78-80
Little Wenlock: Manor and other estates 80-81
Little Wenlock: Economic history 81-87
Little Wenlock: Local government and public services 87-88
Little Wenlock: Church 88-91
Little Wenlock: Nonconformity 91
Little Wenlock: Education 91-92
Little Wenlock: Charities for the poor 92
Bradford Hundred 93-104
Dawley 105-106
Dawley: Communications 106-107
Dawley: Growth of settlement 107-111
Dawley: Social and cultural activities 111-112
Dawley: Manors and other estates 112-115
Dawley: Economic history 115-125
Dawley: Local government 125-126
Dawley: Public services 126-127
Dawley: Churches 127-130
Dawley: Roman Catholicism 130-133
Dawley: Education 133-135
Dawley: Charities for the poor 135-136
Eyton upon the Weald Moors 136-139
Eyton upon the Weald Moors: Manor and other estates 139-141
Eyton upon the Weald Moors: Economic history 141-143
Eyton upon the Weald Moors: Local government 143
Eyton upon the Weald Moors: Church 143-145
Eyton upon the Weald Moors: Nonconformity 145
Eyton upon the Weald Moors: Education 145
Eyton upon the Weald Moors: Charities for the poor 145
Lilleshall 145-146
Lilleshall: Communications 146-147
Lilleshall: Growth of settlement 147-151
Lilleshall: Social and cultural activities 151-153
Lilleshall: Manor and other estates 153-155
Lilleshall: Economic history 155-164
Lilleshall: Local government 164-166
Lilleshall: Public services 166
Lilleshall: Churches 166-172
Lilleshall: Roman Catholicism 172-173
Lilleshall: Protestant nonconformity 173-174
Lilleshall: Serbian Orthodoxy 174
Lilleshall: Education 174-175
Lilleshall: Charities for the poor 175-176
Preston upon the Weald Moors 176-177
Preston upon the Weald Moors: Manor 177-178
Preston upon the Weald Moors: Economic history 179-181
Preston upon the Weald Moors: Local government 181
Preston upon the Weald Moors: Church 181-182
Preston upon the Weald Moors: Nonconformity 182
Preston upon the Weald Moors: Education 182-183
Preston upon the Weald Moors: Charities for the poor 183
Stirchley 184
Stirchley: Growth of settlement 184-185
Stirchley: Manor and other estates 185-189
Stirchley: Economic history 189-192
Stirchley: Local government 192
Stirchley: Churches 192-194
Stirchley: Nonconformity 194-195
Stirchley: Education 195
Stirchley: Charities for the poor 195-197
Wellington 196-198
Wellington: Communications 198-204
Wellington: Growth of settlement 204-211
Wellington: Social and cultural activities 211-215
Wellington: Manors and other estates 215-221
Wellington: Economic history 222-232
Wellington: Local government 232-236
Wellington: Public services 236-238
Wellington: Churches 238-242
Wellington: Roman Catholicism 242
Wellington: Protestant nonconformity 243-245
Wellington: Islam 245
Wellington: Education 245-251
Wellington: Charities for the poor 251-253
Hadley and Horton 252-256
Hadley and Horton: Manors and other estates 256-258
Hadley and Horton: Economic history 258-262
Hadley and Horton: Local government and public services 262
Hadley and Horton: Churches 262-263