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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
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1366944
English Heritage Legacy ID: 259224
Location: Montford, Shropshire, SY4
Civil Parish: Montford
Traditional County: Shropshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Shropshire
Church of England Parish: Montford with Shrawardine
Church of England Diocese: Lichfield
MONTFORD C.P. SHRAWARDINE
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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