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Wall Forming Part of Former Franciscan Priory Central Basement of Carpet Factory, Bridgnorth

Description: Wall Forming Part of Former Franciscan Priory Central Basement of Carpet Factory

Grade: II
Date Listed: 7 May 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 255062

OS Grid Reference: SO7186793291
OS Grid Coordinates: 371867, 293291
Latitude/Longitude: 52.5368, -2.4162

Location: Riverside Avenue, Bridgnorth, Shropshire WV16 4BL

Locality: Bridgnorth
County: Shropshire
Country: England
Postcode: WV16 4BL

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Listing Text

Wall forming part of
SO 719933 SO 7193 former Franciscan
Priory, Central base-
2/280 ment of Carpet factory.



Wall, medieval with later alterations. Red sandstone. Extends c 18m north-south
returning west for c.1m at N end before disappearing into C19th structure. Battered
plinth to N face; c 2.5m high overall. Probably part of E claustral range of Friary
founded c 1244. See: W G Clarke-Maxwell 'Greyfriars of Bridgenorth' in Trans Shrop-
shire Arch Soc 4th series, X1, (1928) 47-64.

Listing NGR: SO7186793291

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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