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

A Grade II Listed Building in Bridgnorth, Shropshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.5368 / 52°32'12"N

Longitude: -2.4162 / 2°24'58"W

OS Eastings: 371867

OS Northings: 293291

OS Grid: SO718932

Mapcode National: GBR BZ.F7VS

Mapcode Global: VH90Z.2HJP

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

Listing Date: 7 May 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1053711

English Heritage Legacy ID: 255062

Location: Bridgnorth, Shropshire, WV16

County: Shropshire

Civil Parish: Bridgnorth

Built-Up Area: Bridgnorth

Traditional County: Shropshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Shropshire

Church of England Parish: Bridgnorth

Church of England Diocese: Hereford

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Listing Text

1. BRIDGNORTH FRIARS STREET/Riverside
5357
Wall forming part of
SO 719933 SO 7193 former Franciscan
Priory, Central base-
2/280 ment of Carpet factory.

II

2.

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

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