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Eccleshall is a town and civil parish in the Stafford district, in the county of Staffordshire, England. It is located seven miles north west of Stafford, and six miles west of Stone. Eccleshall is twinned with Sancerre in France. Eccleshaw Home Removals.
The A519 road runs through the town. Junction 14 of the M6 motorway is five miles south of Eccleshall on the A5013. Eccleshaw Home Removals.
The nearest railway station was Norton Bridge, three miles east, which formally closed in 2017. The nearest operational railway stations are Stafford and Stone. Eccleshaw Home Removals.
Eccleshaw Home Removals. For three centuries leather working and shoemaking had been important domestic industries in Eccleshall, but by the end of the 19th century both had almost ceased, with the growth of the mechanised shoe factories in nearby Stafford. Glass production was important to the town in the 14th and 15th centuries.
Farming remains a major activity in the area. Eccleshaw Home Removals.
Eccleshall has been the site for an operational biofuel power station since September 2007, fuelled by elephant grass, the majority of which is grown by local farmers within a 30-mile radius. The maximum capacity of 2.6MW makes Eccleshall one of the first carbon-neutral towns in the UK, according to the company that runs the plant. Eccleshaw Home Removals.