In 1870-72, John Marius Wilson's Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales described Edensor like this:
EDENSOR, a chapelry in Stoke-up-Trent parish, Stafford; on the North Stafford railway, adjacent to Longton station, 2¾ miles SSE of Stoke-upon-Trent. It comprises part of Lane-End and Longton townships; and was constituted in 1846. Post town, Longton, under Stoke-upon-Trent. Pop., 4, 943. Houses, 951. The property is not much divided. The living is a vicarage in the diocese of Lichfield. Value, £300.* Patron, alternately the Crown and the Bishop. The church is good.
The location is that of Edensor High School, on Edensor Road, Longton, as shown on modern street maps. The place name "Edensor" hhas not been located on topographic maps. Additional information about this locality is available for Longton
A Vision of Britain through Time includes a large library of local statistics for administrative units. For the best overall sense of how the area containing Edensor has changed, please see our redistricted information for the modern district of Stoke on Trent. More detailed statistical data are available under Units and statistics, which includes both administrative units covering Edensor and units named after it.
GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, History of Edensor, in Stoke on Trent and Staffordshire | Map and description, A Vision of Britain through Time.
Date accessed: 27th February 2015
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