SO3289 : Now in the days of the horseless carriage 2-Bishops Castle, Shropshire

taken 4 years ago, near to Bishop's Castle, Shropshire, Great Britain

Now in the days of the horseless carriage 2-Bishops Castle, Shropshire
Now in the days of the horseless carriage 2-Bishops Castle, Shropshire
The castle was built by Norman bishops of Hereford, as Marcher Lords responsible for the defence of the borderlands between England and Wales. By the end of the Civil War the castle was a ruin and this area is virtually all that remains. Buildings along Castle Street and Church Street are thought to be on the site of the outer boundary of the castle. Narrow streets are one of the features of the town which was established by the first half of the 12th century.
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Date Taken
Wednesday, 10 April, 2013   (more nearby)
Submitted
Saturday, 5 October, 2013
Geographical Context
Lowlands  Historic sites and artefacts  Village, Rural settlement 
Place (from Tags)
Shropshire  South Shropshire  Bishops Castle 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SO 3223 8904 [10m precision]
WGS84: 52:29.7023N 2:59.9781W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SO 3223 8901
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