Shropshire is 's largest inland county, covering an area of 1,347 square miles. It is a beautiful pastoral county with a landscape that has inspired visitors for centuries, a number of historic and prosperous market towns, and hundreds of sleepy, traditional villages.

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is the county town of Shropshire in . Photo: Gnesener1900, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a new town in the ceremonial county of Shropshire, . Photo: ChrisJB, CC BY 2.5.

is a market town, civil parish and historic railway town in Shropshire, England, close to the Welsh border. Photo: Edward Williams, CC BY-SA 2.0.

is a market town in Shropshire, England, 28 miles south of and 23 miles north of via the main A49 road, which bypasses the town. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY 2.0.


is a town and parish in Shropshire, , situated on the A458 road between and . Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY 3.0.

is a historic market market town on the banks of the River Severn in Shropshire, . Photo: JCNazza, CC BY 3.0.

is a small market town in Shropshire, with a history dating back to the 12th century. Photo: Novacool88, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a small market town in Shropshire, England, 9 miles north of on the between that town and in Cheshire. Photo: Thxapproved, CC BY-SA 4.0.

is a market town in Shropshire, England, 13 miles south of and 15 miles north of . Photo: Thomas Tolkien, CC BY 2.0.

is a market town and electoral ward in north Shropshire, England, close to the and borders. Photo: M J Richardson, CC BY-SA 2.0.

is a town in Shropshire, England. Located near the towns of , and . Photo: Andy and Hilary, CC BY-SA 2.0.

is a small town in southwestern Shropshire, England, and the Shropshire Hills Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. Photo: MortimerCat, CC BY 2.5.

is a market town in the southwest of Shropshire, England. Photo: Flying Stag, CC BY-SA 2.0.

is a large village on the , at the heart of the Gorge, near Telford, Shropshire, England. Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.

is a small market town and civil parish in southeastern Shropshire, England, which had a population of 3,036 at the 2011 census. it is one of the smallest towns in Shropshire. Photo: P L Chadwick, CC BY-SA 2.0.

is a market town and civil parish in Shropshire, , about 3 miles east of . Photo: Shropman, CC BY-SA 2.5.


Latitude of center
52.6433° or 52° 38' 36" north
Longitude of center
-2.7137° or 2° 42' 49.2" west
338 feet (103 metres)
Geo­Names ID

Also Known As

  • Afrikaans: Shropshire
  • Arabic: Shropshire
  • Arabic: شروبشاير
  • Armenian: Շրոպշիր
  • Armenian: Շրոփշիր
  • Asturian: Shropshire
  • Basque: Shropshire
  • Belarusian: Шропшыр, графства
  • Belarusian: Шропшыр
  • Belarusian: графства Шропшыр
  • Bengali: শ্রপশার
  • Breton: Shropshire
  • Bulgarian: Шропшър
  • Catalan: Shropshire
  • Cebuano: Shropshire
  • Chinese: Shropshire
  • Chinese: 什罗普郡
  • Chinese: 什羅普郡
  • Chinese: 史樂郡
  • Cornish: Shropshire
  • Czech: Shropshire
  • Danish: Shropshire
  • Dutch: Shropshire
  • English: Ceremonial County Shropshire
  • English: Salop
  • Esperanto: Shropshire
  • Estonian: Shropshire
  • Finnish: Shropshire
  • French: Shropshire
  • Galician: Salop
  • Galician: Shropshire
  • German: Shropshire
  • Greek: Σρόπσιρ
  • Gujarati: શ્રોપશાયર
  • Hebrew: שרופשייר
  • Hindi: श्रॉपशायर
  • Hungarian: Shropshire
  • Icelandic: Shropshire
  • Indonesian: Shropshire
  • Interlingua (International Auxiliary Language Association): Shropshire
  • Irish: Shropshire
  • Italian: Shropshire
  • Japanese: シュロップシャー
  • Kannada: ಶ್ರೊಪ್ಶೈರ್
  • Korean: 슈롭셔주
  • Latin: Salopiensis comitatus
  • Latvian: Šropšīra
  • Lithuanian: Šropšyras
  • Luxembourgish: Shropshire
  • Macedonian: Шропшир
  • Manx: Shropshire
  • Marathi: श्रॉपशायर
  • Min Nan Chinese: Shropshire
  • Norwegian: Shropshire
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Shropshire
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Shropshire
  • Occitan (post 1500): Shropshire
  • Old English (ca. 450-1100): Scrobbesbyrigscīr
  • Persian: شروپ‌شایر
  • Persian: شروپ‌شر
  • Polish: Shropshire
  • Portuguese: Shropshire
  • Romanian: Shropshire
  • Russian: Шропшир
  • Scots: Shropshire
  • Scottish Gaelic: Shropshire
  • Serbian: Шропшир
  • Serbo-Croatian: Shropshire
  • Slovak: Shropshire
  • Spanish: Shropshire
  • Swedish: Shropshire
  • Tajik: Шропшир
  • Tamil: ஷ்ரோபஷிர்
  • Tatar: Шропшир
  • Telugu: ష్రాప్షైర్
  • Turkish: Shropshire
  • Turkish: Shropshire Törensel Kontluğu
  • Ukrainian: Шропшир
  • Urdu: شروپشائر
  • Vietnamese: Shropshire
  • Volapük: Shropshire
  • Waray (Philippines): Shropshire
  • Welsh: Swydd Amwythig
  • Western Frisian: Shropshire
  • Western Panjabi: شروپشائر
  • Wu Chinese: 什罗普郡
  • Yiddish: שראפשיר
  • Yue Chinese: 史樂郡

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