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About Shropshire

Shropshire is a county situated in the West Midland parts of England and borders Wales. The county town of Shrewsbury, birthplace of Charles Darwin, is a stunning historic town with well over 600 listed buildings to admire and explore. Some of the local attractions include Shrewsbury Abbey, this ancient and yet magnificent Abbey is ranked second only to Canterbury as a favourite destination for pilgrims, Shrewsbury Castle, with its fascinating Regimental Museum and delightful gardens and Rowley's House Museum, which is housed within a timber-framed warehouse and has an adjoining 17th century brick mansion. Other main towns within the county are Ludlow, Oswestry and Telford all of which hold their own individual historical treasures well known to Shropshire.
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Colemere near Ellesmere in Shropshire, UK.

Colemere

Clolemere is a countryside heritage site with miles of waymarked walks circling over 70 acres of water, woodland and sweet scented meadows...

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View from Corbet Wood (Grinshill), Shropshire

Grinshill

The picturesque village of Grinshill is spread beneath Grinshill Hill, an isolated rocky outcrop which rises above the plains of the Severn Valley...

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Village houses

Hodnet

Shropshire is a beautiful old county with a wealth of ancient and historic villages, some, like Hodnet, retain wonderful 'gems' from an old and illustrious past...

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Ironbridge in Shropshire. October 2005

Ironbridge

This town is named for the famous bridge that spans the River Severn - the world's first Iron Bridge....

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Tudor house in Ludlow, Shropshire

Ludlow

Nestling on the banks of the rivers Corve and Theme Ludlow is a joyous town to visit at any time of year...

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This is the Tudor House Inn in Market Drayton, Shropshire.

Market Drayton

Market Drayton is famous as the home of Gingerbread, and as the birthplace of Robert Clive - Clive of India, he was educated at the Grammar School, founded in 1558, and his desk bearing his carved initials is still preserved...

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Ruins of Much Wenlock Priory

Much Wenlock

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Stokesay Castle in Shropshire

Stokesay

The village of Stokesay lies amid the soft rolling fields and wooded valley's of shropshire...

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Acton Burnell Castle, Shropshire

Acton Burnell Castle

Although crenulated, the spectacular red sandstone ruins of Acton Burnell speak more of a grandiose place of comfort rather than.....

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Reflections - Attingham Park, Shrewsbury

Attingham Park

An elegant 18th century mansion with regancy interiors and deer park, Attingham Park is of the great houses of the.....

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Dogcart at Blists Hill, Shropshire

Blists Hill Victorian Town Museum

Blists Hill VICTORIAN TOWN is one of the largest Open Air Museums in Britain. A small Victorian town has been created above 30.....

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Looking towards Church Stretton

Carding Mill Valley & Long Mynd

The bleak, heather clad Long Mynd lies to the west Of Church Stretton. It is a long lonely stretch covering some 10 miles in.....

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Clun Castle in South Shropshire

Clun Castle

Late in the 12th-century, the wooden fortification built at Clun in the 11th-century was burnt down by the Welsh. The land then.....

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A step back in time!

Ludlow Castle

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Shrewsbury Abbey

Shrewsbury Abbey

The site of Shrewsbury Abbey is an ancient one, quite possibly dating back to Saxon times when a wooden church would have stood.....

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View from Manstone Rock, Stiperstones, Shropshire

Stiperstones

The Stiperstones lie amongst the magnificent hill scenery of Shropshire and at 1,762 feet are the second highest range in the.....

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Wroxeter Roman Fort

Wroxeter Roman City

Wroxeter Roman City lies about 5 miles south-east of Shrewsbury, here lies the remains of what was the fourth largest town in.....

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