Brieryhurst  Staffordshire


In 1870-72, John Marius Wilson's Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales described Brieryhurst like this:

BRIERYHURST, or Brerehurst, a township in Wolstanton parish, Stafford; adjacent to the Northwestern railway 2 miles NNE of Newcastle-under-Lyne. Real property, £5,157; of which £400 are in mines. Pop., 4,072. Houses, 798. The working of coal and iron-ore is carried on.

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Brieryhurst through time

Brieryhurst is now part of Newcastle under Lyme district. Click here for graphs and data of how Newcastle under Lyme has changed over two centuries. For statistics about Brieryhurst itself, go to Units and Statistics.

How to reference this page:

GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, History of Brieryhurst, in Newcastle under Lyme and Staffordshire | Map and description, A Vision of Britain through Time.


Date accessed: 07th July 2022

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