Grimley, Worcestershire

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Coordinates: 52°14′31″N 2°14′28″W / 52.242°N 2.241°W / 52.242; -2.241

Grimley
Grimley - Wagon Wheel Inn.jpg
Wagon Wheel Inn
Grimley is located in Worcestershire
Grimley
Grimley
 Grimley shown within Worcestershire
District Malvern Hills
Shire county Worcestershire
Region West Midlands
Country England
Sovereign state United Kingdom
Post town Worcester
Postcode district WR2
Police West Mercia
Fire Hereford and Worcester
Ambulance West Midlands
EU Parliament West Midlands
UK Parliament West Worcestershire
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Grimley is a village and civil parish (grid reference SO8360) in the Malvern Hills District in the county of Worcestershire, England about 3 miles (4.8 km) north of Worcester.

It is known for Grimley Gravel Pits (or -Pools), a gravel quarry and nature reserve.

Following the Poor Law Amendment Act 1834 Grimley Parish ceased to be responsible for maintaining the poor in its parish. This responsibility was transferred to Martley Poor Law Union.[1]

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  1. ^ Worcestershire Family History Guidebook, Vanessa Morgan, 2011, p68 The History Press, Stroud, Gloucestershire.

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