Meriden, Solihull, CV7 7LN

The Green, Meriden, Solihull, CV7 7LN

Date of visit: 3rd January 2020

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Meriden is a village and acivil parish in the Metropolitan Borough of Solihull, West Midlands, England. Historically, it is part of Warwickshire and lies between the cities of Birmingham and Coventry, in a green belt of countryside known as the Meriden Gap; it is in the ecclesiastical parish of the Diocese of Coventry. The village is 7 miles away from Solihull, 8 miles away from Coventry and 4 miles away from Birmingham Airport. Known as “Alspath” in the 1086 Domesday Book, it was historically thought to be the geographical centre of England until the early 2000s, after an analysis by theOrdnance Survey, the fact of which is commemorated in the village with the Sandstone Monument.

Location Information

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Location – UK Postcode CV7 7LN
Location – OS Grid Ref: 423980 – 282238
Location – Latitude / Longditude: 52.437604, -1.648706
Location – Northing / Westing 52°26’15.4″N 1°38’55.3″W