Descriptive Gazetteer Entry for Barr, Great

Barr, Great, township and vil., Aldridge par., E. Staffordshire, 2 miles SE. of Wallsall, pop. of township 1127; contains the seat of Barr Hall and the eminence of Barr Beacon (653 ft. high).

(John Bartholomew, Gazetteer of the British Isles (1887))

Linked entities:
Feature Description: "township and village"   (ADL Feature Type: "populated places")
Administrative units: Aldridge CP/AP       Staffordshire AncC
Place names: BARR     |     BARR GREAT     |     GREAT BARR
Place: Great Barr

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