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About the county of 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.

Recommended towns & villages to visit in Shropshire

Clun Castle in South Shropshire

Clun (19 Pictures)

Rising at the side of the River Clun from which the town takes its name, this charming little place offers much of interest...

The mere, Ellesmere, Shropshire

Ellesmere (8 Pictures)

Ellesmere, has a lovely 'holiday' atmosphere which gives it an 'away from it all' feel...

View from the bridge towards the power station

Ironbridge (145 Pictures)

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

Wenlock Priory, Much Wenlock in Shropshire

Much Wenlock (42 Pictures)

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Recommended attractions in Shropshire

Carding Mill Valley, Church Stretton, Shropshire. Sunset view from The Stiperstones

Carding Mill Valley & Long Mynd (11 Pictures)

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

A step back in time!

Ludlow Castle (37 Pictures)

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View out over Stiperstones, Shropshire

Stiperstones (9 Pictures)

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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Blists Hill Victorian Town
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Ironbridge - a historical heritage
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