Hollington, Staffordshire

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Hollington war memorial

Hollington is a village in the English county of Staffordshire.

The nearest town to Hollington is the market town of Cheadle.

The quarries at Hollington produce the notable red and white 'Hollington stone' (a form of sandstone[1]) which has been used for centuries in the construction of churches and stately homes.[2] It was used for the construction of the new Coventry Cathedral in the 1950s.


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Coordinates: 52°56′58″N 1°55′08″W / 52.94944°N 1.91889°W / 52.94944; -1.91889