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Weston under Lizard is a village in the South Staffordshire district of Staffordshire, England. It constitutes a civil parish with Blymhill, called Blymhill and Weston-under-Lizard. It is known as Weston under Lizard (the name of a hill in nearby Shropshire) to distinguish it from Weston upon Trent. It should not be confused with the village of Weston, to the north east of Stafford.

Photograph of St Andrew's Church in Weston, where Honora is buried. Taken in 2010
St Andrew's, Weston, 2010

The village is on the A5 (here following the course of Watling Street), and is very close to the county boundary with Shropshire. Nearby places are Blymhill, within Staffordshire, and Tong, Shropshire. To the south of the village is Weston Park the ancestral home of the Earls of Bradford. Associated with the Hall, there is the parish church of St. Andrew, where Honora Sneyd was buried.


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Media related to Weston-under-Lizard at Wikimedia Commons

Coordinates: 52°41′42″N 2°17′10″W / 52.695°N 2.286°W / 52.695; -2.286