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Shropshire is a county in the West Midlands of England. It borders Wales to the west. Shropshire is one of England's most rural and sparsely populated counties. The county town is Shrewsbury, although the new town of Telford is the largest town. The Ironbridge Gorge area of Shropshire is known as the birthplace of industry and there are other notable industrial sites located around the county.

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• Shrewsbury

Shrewsbury Hotels, Midlands, England

Shrewsbury is the county town of Shropshire, West Midlands, England. Lying on the River Severn, it is a historic market town with the town centre having a largely unaltered medieval street plan. The town centre features many historic buildings, including several timber framed examples from the 15th and 16th centuries …

• Telford

Telford Hotels, Midlands, England

Telford was built in the 1960s and 1970s as a New town in a former coal-mining area and enveloped a number of pre-existing towns and villages, such as Dawley, Donnington Wood, Oakengates, Wellington and Madeley. Telford also incorporates the Ironbridge Gorge, a scenic tourist destination …

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» Alveley

Alveley Hotels, Shropshire, England

Alveley is a village and civil parish in south east Shropshire, along the Severn Valley on the east side of the River Severn. It has appeared in records dating back to AD50. The current church is of Norman design, built in 1140 on the grounds of an earlier Saxon church …

» Bridgnorth

Bridgnorth Hotels, Shropshire, England

Bridgnorth is a town in Shropshire, England, along the Severn Valley. It is split into Low Town and High Town, named on account of their elevations relative to the River Severn, which separates the upper town on the right bank from the lower on the left. Bridgnorth is named after a bridge over the River Severn …

» Ironbridge

Ironbridge Hotels, Shropshire, England

Ironbridge is a village on the River Severn, at the heart of the Ironbridge Gorge, in Shropshire, England. It lies in the civil parish of The Gorge, in the borough of Telford and Wrekin. Ironbridge developed beside, and takes its name from, the famous Iron Bridge, a 30 metre (100 ft) cast iron bridge that was built across the river there in 1779 …

» Ludlow

Ludlow Hotels, Shropshire, England

Ludlow is a market town in Shropshire, England close to the Welsh border and in the Welsh Marches. It lies within a bend of the River Teme, on its eastern bank, forming an area of 350 acres and centred on a small hill. Atop this hill is the site of Ludlow Castle and the market place. From there the streets of the medieval walled town slope downward …

» Newport

Newport Hotels, Shropshire, England

Newport is a market town in the borough of Telford and Wrekin and ceremonial county of Shropshire. Newport is a Britain in Bloom finalist and has been awarded the silver gilt award from the Heart of England regional, making Newport the first town in the country to win six gold awards in a row, the 2010 competition brought the towns seventh …

» Oswestry

Oswestry Hotels, Shropshire, England

Oswestry is a town in Shropshire, England, very close to the Welsh border. The town is the third largest town in Shropshire, after Telford and Shrewsbury. The area has long been settled. Old Oswestry is the site of a large Iron Age hill fort with evidence for occupation dating back to the 550s B.C. …

» Shifnal

Shifnal Hotels, Shropshire, England

Shifnal is a small market town in Shropshire, England. It forms a part of the Bridgnorth district of Shropshire and The Wrekin constituency. It has a railway station on the Shrewsbury-Wolverhampton Line. The town, originally known as Idsall, was most probably a Saxon settlement established by the end of the 7th century …

» Wellington

Wellington Hotels, Shropshire, England

Wellington is a town in Shropshire, England and now forms part of the new town of Telford. Its name was originally Weoleahington, meaning 'The settlement by the temple, or by the sacred grove'. Evidence suggests that the site of the sacred Druid grove and temple was on the site of All Saints' Church …

» Whitchurch

Whitchurch Hotels, Shropshire, England

Whitchurch is a market town in Shropshire, England on the border between England and Wales. It is the oldest continuously inhabited town in Shropshire. Originally a settlement founded by the Romans around AD 52 or 70, it was called Mediolanum, meaning The place in the middle of the plain …

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The West Midlands, in its broadest sense, is the western part of central England). The region is heavily populated and industrialised, including several of the largest cities in the country, though still retaining much natural beauty in the rural counties …

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The West Midlands is geographically diverse, from the urban central areas of the conurbation to the rural western counties of Shropshire and Herefordshire which border Wales. The longest river in the UK, the River Severn, traverses the region southeastwards, flowing through the county towns of Shrewsbury and Worcester, and the Ironbridge Gorge, a UNESCO World Heritage Site …

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