SJ4202 : The Knapp, Castle Pulverbatch, Shropshire

taken 13 years ago, near to Pulverbatch, Shropshire, Great Britain

The Knapp, Castle Pulverbatch, Shropshire
The Knapp, Castle Pulverbatch, Shropshire
The motte and bailey site at Castle Pulverbatch, known as the Knapp, dates from the 11th century and was by the Normans, looking out for Welsh attack, as a strategic vantage point along the Shrewsbury- Bishop's Castle road . It is common land and over the years has been used for innumerable picnics, community gatherings and children's play. It is now classified by English Heritage as an ancient monument and nature reserve. There are excellent views of the Stretton Hills and the Wrekin.
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SJ4202, 17 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Tuesday, 16 November, 2004   (more nearby)
Submitted
Sunday, 12 February, 2006
Category
Ancient site > Ancient site   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 423 021 [100m precision]
WGS84: 52:36.8156N 2:51.2164W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 425 020
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