Bicton, Shrewsbury

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Bicton
Holy Trinity Church, Bicton - geograph.org.uk - 741729.jpg
Holy Trinity Church, Bicton
Bicton is located in Shropshire
Bicton
Bicton
Bicton shown within Shropshire
Population1,092 (2011)
OS grid referenceSJ448147
Civil parish
  • Bicton
Unitary authority
Ceremonial county
Region
CountryEngland
Sovereign stateUnited Kingdom
Post townSHREWSBURY
Postcode districtSY3
Dialling code01743
PoliceWest Mercia
FireShropshire
AmbulanceWest Midlands
EU ParliamentWest Midlands
UK Parliament
List of places
UK
England
Shropshire
52°43′37″N 2°49′01″W / 52.727°N 2.817°W / 52.727; -2.817Coordinates: 52°43′37″N 2°49′01″W / 52.727°N 2.817°W / 52.727; -2.817

Bicton is a village and civil parish in Shropshire, England. According to the 2001 census it had a population of 890, increasing to 1,092 at the 2011 Census.[1]

The village is about three miles north-west of Shrewsbury town centre and includes part of Montford Bridge. The south-east part of the parish is increasingly becoming suburbanised, as the nearby town of Shrewsbury expands.[citation needed]

The parish includes the small primary Bicton school.

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References[edit]

  1. ^ "Civil Parish population 2011". Retrieved 23 November 2015.

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