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Remains of Shrawardine Castle

A Grade II Listed Building in Montford, Shropshire

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Latitude: 52.7327 / 52°43'57"N

Longitude: -2.8891 / 2°53'20"W

OS Eastings: 340057

OS Northings: 315375

OS Grid: SJ400153

Mapcode National: GBR BB.0Z9S

Mapcode Global: WH8BK.LKFX

Entry Name: Remains of Shrawardine Castle

Listing Date: 13 June 1958

Last Amended: 27 November 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1366944

English Heritage Legacy ID: 259224

Location: Montford, Shropshire, SY4

County: Shropshire

Civil Parish: Montford

Traditional County: Shropshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Shropshire

Church of England Parish: Montford with Shrawardine

Church of England Diocese: Lichfield

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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

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