Chaddesley Corbett



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Chaddesley possibly means wood or clearing at the hill called Cadeir (Celtic for chair). Corbett is a manorial affix from the Corbet family who were here from the late 12th century for 200 years. In 816 Chaddesley Corbett was known as Ceadresleahge, and by 1086 as Cedeslai.

To travel by road to Chaddesley Corbett, using the M5, if coming north, exit at Junction 5, and if coming south, exit at Junction 4, and in both cases, head for Bromsgrove on the A38. At Bromsgrove, turn west on to the A448 to Chaddesley Corbett. You can also approach Chaddesley Corbett on the M42 westbound, exiting at Junction 1, turning south on to the A38 to Bromsgrove, and then as before, west on to the A448.