Hartshill

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Hartshill, Nuneaton
Hartshill North Warwickshire.jpg
Holy Trinity Church and vicarage, Hartshill
Hartshill, Nuneaton is located in Warwickshire
Hartshill, Nuneaton
Hartshill, Nuneaton
Location within Warwickshire
Population3,596 (2011 census)[1]
OS grid referenceSP326938
• London95 mi (153 km) SW
Civil parish
  • Hartshill
District
Shire county
Region
CountryEngland
Sovereign stateUnited Kingdom
Post townNUNEATON
Postcode districtCV10
PoliceWarwickshire
FireWarwickshire
AmbulanceWest Midlands
List of places
UK
England
Warwickshire
52°32′29″N 1°31′14″W / 52.5413°N 1.52066°W / 52.5413; -1.52066Coordinates: 52°32′29″N 1°31′14″W / 52.5413°N 1.52066°W / 52.5413; -1.52066
A 1961 1 inch = 1 mile series map, covering the Hinkley, Nuneaton, part of Bedworth, Atherstone, Arsley, Burton Hastings, Hartshill and Wovley

Hartshill is a village and civil parish in North Warwickshire, England, just north-west of the town of Nuneaton.

The parish borders the district of Nuneaton and Bedworth at the south, the North Warwickshire district parishes of Ansley at the south-west, Mancetter at the north-west, and Caldecote at the east, and the parish of Witherley in Leicestershire at the north-east from which it is separated by the A5 road. The village is 2.5 miles (4 km) north-west from the town centre of Nuneaton, to which it is conjoined. The market town of Atherstone is 3.5 miles (6 km) to the north-west.

At the 2001 census, the civil parish of Hartshill had a population of 3,611,[2] decreasing to 3,596 at the 2011 census.[1]

The writer Michael Drayton, who knew William Shakespeare, was born at Chapel Cottage in Hartshill Green in 1563; Michael Drayton Junior School in Hartshill bears his name. Other schools in the village include Hartshill School secondary school. The parish has five pubs: The Stag & Pheasant, Maltshovel, Royal Oak, the Hartshill Club, and The Anchor which is on the Coventry Canal.

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b UK Census (2011). "Local Area Report – Hartshill Parish (E04009643)". Nomis. Office for National Statistics. Retrieved 28 February 2020.
  2. ^ UK Census (2001). "Local Area Report – Hartshill Parish (44UB017)". Nomis. Office for National Statistics. Retrieved 28 February 2020.

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