Brown Edge is an Ecclesiastical Parish in the county of Staffordshire, created in 1844 from Norton le Moors Ecclesiastical Parish.
Parish registers begin: 1845
Nonconformists include: Wesleyan Methodist
Parishes adjacent to Brown Edge
The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales 1870
BROWN-EDGE, a chapelry in Norton-in-the-Moors parish, Stafford; near the Manchester and Birmingham railway, 3 miles N of Burslem. It was constituted in 1844. Post Town, Norton-in-the-Moors, under Stoke-upon-Trent. Rated property, £1,300. Pop., 670. Houses, 131. The property is much subdivided. The living is a vicarage in the diocese of Lichfield. Value, £155. Patron, the Bishop of Lichfield. The church is good.
Source: The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales [Wilson, John M]. A. Fullarton & Co. N. d. c. [1870-72].
- County: Staffordshire
- Civil Registration District: Leek
- Probate Court: Court of the Bishop of Lichfield (Episcopal Consistory)
- Diocese: Lichfield
- Rural Deanery: Leek
- Poor Law Union: Leek
- Hundred: North Pirehill
- Province: Canterbury