St John the Baptist church, Kenley
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Kenley is a small village and civil parish in the English county of Shropshire. It is located in remote countryside, atop a ridge at around 180 metres (590 ft) above sea level. It is near the larger villages of Acton Burnell, about three miles to the north-west, and Harley, about two miles to the east. The population of the civil parish at the 2011 census was 258.
To the west are the hamlets of Ruckley and Langley, which form a separate civil parish.
- Archibald Alison, (1757-1839), Scots essayist, onetime parish rector.
- Sir Archibald Alison, 1st Baronet, (1792-1867), historian and advocate, his son
- William Farr, (1807-1883), statistician
- "Civil Parish population 2011". Retrieved 27 November 2015.
- Raven, M. A Guide to Shropshire, 2005, p.102
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