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Remains of Shrawardine Castle

A Grade II Listed Building in Montford, Shropshire

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Coordinates

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

Plus Code: 9C4VP4M6+38

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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Description

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
Shrawardine)

GV II

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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