- a city in Staffordshire, W central England.
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White, of Aldershot, made mine for the Cannock Chase autumn manœuvres.Sport in Abyssinia
Dunstall, otherwise Tunstall, was “an enclosed farmstead,” half a mile outside the ancient boundary of Cannock Forest.
The place grew up as a hamlet on the banks of a little stream, just on the verge of Cannock Forest.
They were together on the heathy, unenclosed ground of Cannock Chase, and had already walked some ten or twelve miles.Mr. Scarborough's Family
Cannock Chase, like the rest of Great Britain, suffers from the congestion of humanity.
- a town in W central England, in S Staffordshire: Cannock Chase (a public area of heathland, once a royal preserve) is just to the east. Pop: 65 022 (2001)
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