Pound Green

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Pound Green
Route 45 from Pound Green.jpg
Route 45
Pound Green is located in Worcestershire
Pound Green
Pound Green
Location within Worcestershire
OS grid referenceSO757792
• London134 miles (216 km)
Shire county
Sovereign stateUnited Kingdom
Post townBEWDLEY
Postcode districtDY12
Dialling code01299
PoliceWest Mercia
FireHereford and Worcester
AmbulanceWest Midlands
EU ParliamentWest Midlands
List of places
52°24′15″N 2°21′38″W / 52.404138°N 2.360643°W / 52.404138; -2.360643Coordinates: 52°24′15″N 2°21′38″W / 52.404138°N 2.360643°W / 52.404138; -2.360643

Pound Green is a hamlet in Upper Arley, Worcestershire, England. It has a number of tourist landmarks such as Ye Olde New Inn and a village hall that also serves Button Oak village.

Pound Green Common is an area of common land, west of the village [1] which was the location of Edgar Chance's studies of the common cuckoo (Cuculus canorus) which included the first ever photography of a cuckoo laying her egg.[2]


  1. ^ "Pound Green Common". Retrieved 17 October 2015.
  2. ^ Davies, Nick (2015). Cuckoo: Cheating by Nature. Bloomsbury. p. 37. ISBN 9781408856567.