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Remains of Shrawardine Castle, Montford

Description: Remains of Shrawardine Castle

Grade: II
Date Listed: 13 June 1958
English Heritage Building ID: 259224

OS Grid Reference: SJ4005715375
OS Grid Coordinates: 340057, 315375
Latitude/Longitude: 52.7327, -2.8891

Location: Montford, Shropshire SY4 1AQ

Locality: Montford
County: Shropshire
Country: England
Postcode: SY4 1AQ

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Listing Text

SJ 41 NW
SJ 4006 1537
5/156 Remains of Shrawardine
13.6.58 Castle (formerly listed
as Ruins of Castle of


Remains of castle. C12. Red sandstone rubble with the remains of
some dressed sandstone. Fragmentary remains of a shell keep on a motte.
The motte and bailey existed before 1165. The castle was slighted in
1644. County A.M. No. 52. B.O.E., p. 247; Derek Renn, Norman Castles
in Britain, p. 311.

Listing NGR: SJ4005715375

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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