Telford is a new town in the ceremonial county of , . It is administratively located in the West Midlands region, and is now by far the largest town in Shropshire, being the residence for some 130,000 people.

Notable Places in the Area

Railway station
serves the new town of Telford, . Photo: Row17, CC BY-SA 2.0.

Railway station
serves the town of , part of the new town of Telford, . Photo: Mr M Evison, CC BY-SA 2.0.

Shopping center
is a 25-acre site, containing over 175 stores.

St James' Church is a redundant Anglican church in Stirchley, , England. Photo: Dave Kelly, CC BY-SA 2.0.

Localities in the Area

is a small market town in . Some writers have claimed that was the inspiration for Market Blandings, a town that appears in several of P.G. Photo: Shropman, CC BY-SA 2.5.

is a large village in Borough on the bank of the , at the heart of the Gorge, near Telford, Shropshire, England. Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.

is a town in the borough of and ceremonial county of , , and now forms part of Telford. Photo: Richard Law, CC BY-SA 2.0.


52.678° or 52° 40' 41" north
-2.4514° or 2° 27' 5.1" west
Open Location Code
United Nations Location Code
535 feet (163 metres)
Open­Street­Map ID
node 26701389
Geo­Names ID
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Also Known As

  • Arabic: Telford
  • Arabic: تلفورد
  • Armenian: Թելֆորդ
  • Asturian: Telford
  • Basque: Telford
  • Belarusian: Тэлфард
  • Cebuano: Telford
  • Chinese: 特爾福德
  • Czech: Telford
  • Dutch: Telford
  • Esperanto: Telford
  • Finnish: Telford
  • French: Telford
  • German: Telford
  • Hebrew: טלפורד
  • Icelandic: Telford
  • Irish: Telford
  • Italian: Telford
  • Japanese: テルフォード
  • Korean: 텔퍼드
  • Latin: Telfordia
  • Lithuanian: Telfordas
  • Luxembourgish: Telford
  • Norwegian: Telford
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Telford
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Telford
  • Persian: تلفورد
  • Polish: Telford
  • Portuguese: Telford
  • Romanian: Telford
  • Russian: Телфорд
  • Scots: Telford
  • Silesian: Telford
  • South Azerbaijani: تلفورد
  • Spanish: Telford
  • Swahili: Telford
  • Swedish: Telford
  • Tatar: Телфорд
  • Urdu: ٹیلفورڈ
  • Volapük: Telford
  • Waray (Philippines): Telford
  • Welsh: Telford

Other Places Named Telford

  • Village in Bucks County, Pennsylvania
  • Hamlet in Tennessee, United States
  • Hamlet in Washington, United States
  • Locality in Victoria, Australia
  • Locality in Utah, United States
  • Locality in Sutherland Shire, New South Wales

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