Draycott in the Clay

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Draycott in the Clay
... the weather today in Draycott In The Clay - Post Office. (6813505019).jpg
The village Post office
Draycott in the Clay is located in Staffordshire
Draycott in the Clay
Draycott in the Clay
Draycott in the Clay shown within Staffordshire
Population 862 (2011)[1]
OS grid reference SK15551
Civil parish
  • Draycott in the Clay
District
Shire county
Region
Country England
Sovereign state United Kingdom
Post town Burton-Upon-Trent
Postcode district DE13
Dialling code 01283
Police Staffordshire
Fire Staffordshire
Ambulance West Midlands
EU Parliament West Midlands
UK Parliament
List of places
UK
England
Staffordshire
52°51′14″N 1°46′12″W / 52.854°N 1.770°W / 52.854; -1.770Coordinates: 52°51′14″N 1°46′12″W / 52.854°N 1.770°W / 52.854; -1.770

Draycott in the Clay is a village and civil parish within the English county of Staffordshire.[2]

Location[edit]

The village is located between Uttoxeter, which is 7.6 miles (12.2 km) to the west, and Burton Upon Trent which is 7.5 miles (12.1 km) to the east. The nearest railway station is at Uttoxeter. The village is dominated by the A515 which runs through the village. to the south of the village is The National Forest and to the north is a traction engine park.

Village Facilities[edit]

The village has two churches, a village shop/Post Office, two public houses, one school and a play area.

The local Village website is at http://web.archive.org/web/20110208031144/http://draycottintheclay.com/

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Civil Parish population 2011". Retrieved 7 December 2015. 
  2. ^ OS Explorer Map 245: The National Forest :(1:25 000) :ISBN 0 319 24028 2